Synonyms of even in English:

even


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adjective

1‘it is easier to print on an even surface’

SYNONYMS

flat, smooth, uniform, featureless, unbroken, undamaged, unwrinkled

level, levelled, plane, flush, true

technical planar

rare homaloidal

ANTONYMS

uneven, bumpy

2‘electric fan ovens have a more even temperature than gas’

SYNONYMS

uniform, constant, steady, stable, consistent, changeless, unvarying, unchanging, unwavering, unfluctuating, unaltering, regular

ANTONYMS

variable, irregular

3‘all participants are given an even chance’

SYNONYMS

equal, the same, much the same, identical, like, alike, similar, to the same degree, comparable, commensurate, corresponding, parallel, on a par, on an equal footing, evenly matched

ANTONYMS

unequal

4‘he played a perfect ball to keep the score even’

SYNONYMS

level, drawn, tied, all square, balanced, on a par, on an equal footing

neck and neck, nip and tuck, with nothing to choose between them

British level pegging

ANTONYMS

unequal, uneven

5‘the child was of an even disposition’

SYNONYMS

even-tempered, well balanced, stable, equable, placid, serene, calm, composed, poised, tranquil, cool, cool, calm, and collected, cool-headed, relaxed, easy, imperturbable, unexcitable, unruffled, unflustered, unagitated, unworried, untroubled, unbothered

informal together, laid-back, unflappable, unfazed

rare equanimous

ANTONYMS

moody, excitable


verb

1‘the canal bottom was evened out’

SYNONYMS

flatten, make flat, make level, level, level off, level out, smooth, smooth out, smooth off, make flush, plane, make uniform, make regular

2‘the union wants to even up the differences in wages’

SYNONYMS

equalize, make equal, make even, make level, level up, make the same, balance, square

make uniform, make comparable, standardize, regularize

rare equilibrize


adverb

1‘the weather became even colder’

SYNONYMS

still, yet, more so, all the more, all the greater, to a greater extent

2‘even the best hitters missed the ball’

SYNONYMS

surprisingly, unexpectedly, paradoxically, though it may seem strange, believe it or not, as it happens

3‘she is too afraid, even ashamed, to ask for help’

SYNONYMS

indeed, you could say, possibly, more precisely, veritably, in truth, actually, or rather, nay

4‘she couldn't even afford the essentials’

SYNONYMS

so much as, hardly, barely, scarcely


Phrases

    get even

      ‘he has been wronged and he has sworn to get even’

      SYNONYMS

      have one's revenge, take one's revenge, be revenged, revenge oneself, avenge oneself, take vengeance, even the score, settle accounts, settle the score, hit back, give as good as one gets, return tit for tat, return like for like, pay someone back, repay someone, reciprocate, retaliate, take reprisals, exact retribution, demand an eye for an eye and a tooth for a tooth

      give someone their just deserts, let someone see how it feels

      informal

      get back at someone, get one's own back, give someone a taste of their own medicine, give someone their comeuppance, fix someone, sort someone out, settle someone's hash, cook someone's goose

    even as

      ‘we laugh even as we empathize with his discomfort’

      SYNONYMS

      while, whilst, as, at the time that, at the same time that, just as, at the very time that, at the very moment that, exactly when, during the time that

    even so

      ‘I feel better, but the doubts persist even so’

      SYNONYMS

      nevertheless, nonetheless, all the same, just the same, anyway, anyhow, still, yet, however, notwithstanding, despite that, in spite of that, for all that, be that as it may, in any event, at any rate

      informal

      still and all

      archaic

      withal, natheless, howbeit