There are 2 main translations of even in Spanish

: even1even2


hasta, adv.

Pronunciation /ˈivən/ /ˈiːv(ə)n/

See Spanish definition of hasta


  • 1

    it's warm there even in December allí hace calor hasta / incluso en diciembre
    • even a child could do it hasta un niño lo podría hacer
    • even now, five years later incluso ahora, cuando ya han pasado cinco años
    • it would be madness even to attempt it intentarlo ya sería una locura
    • People might not realise water can be extremely cold even on a warm summer day.
    • He surprised even some of his closest colleagues by accepting the job many regard as a poisoned chalice.
    • Our willingness to show up for this event seems to have surprised even ourselves.
    • In Scotland, too often, we still manage to be surprised that it even exists.
    • Some even go to the extreme of spending all or most of their income for a good hit, but it's just not fair.
    • That the actor had handpicked her for this role was something that had surprised even her.
    • These days the danger is so extreme that even the troops give the road a miss, and fly from the airport by helicopter.
    • I am not even a little bit surprised when I find her waiting for me, or when I see what has been growing in her eyes.
    • The carriage was surprisingly relaxing and even the children chattered quietly.
    • It's a mistake made surprisingly often, even by sources that ought to be better informed.
    • Their anaemic performance over the last 18 months has come as a surprise even to us.
    • I must say even I was surprised by just how quickly your journalists found an angle.
    • What followed was a breathtaking turn and finish that must have surprised even the player.
    • It was certainly a surprise as we didn't even know it was up for sale, how dare he not tell us.
    • It was surprisingly silent in the huge building - not even an echo was heard of footsteps.
    • Only rarely today does one hear even distant echoes of that extreme position.
    • People always have a choice for what they do, even under the most extreme situations.
    • Of course levels of dyslexia vary, and even extreme dyslexia need be no barrier to achievement.
    • I love trying new dishes and am rarely fazed by even the most extreme ingredients.
    • It's a reminder that normal life goes on even in the most extreme situations.
  • 2

    he can't even sew a button on no sabe ni pegar un botón
    • you're not even trying ni siquiera lo estás intentando
    • don't even think about it ¡ni se te ocurra!
  • 3

    the next day was even colder al día siguiente hizo aún / todavía más frío
    • It will not be easy, which places even greater emphasis on the world's best cricketer.
    • Notwithstanding the personal tragedy here there is now even less emphasis on the original issue.
    • In the 1960s there was an even greater shift in emphasis to viticultural research.
    • Indeed, we have kept the prices in Lyneham as low as possible by reducing even further our very small margins.
    • And this could indeed have even worse consequences than leaving the oppressed to rot.
    • With the opening of UCLan's third campus, that possibility now seems even closer.
    • That will actually make them even more worthwhile as a target for forgers.
    • The assumption is that the private sector does it better, faster, possibly even cheaper.
    • This possibility adds even more urgency to the need to find an alternative route for quarry traffic.
    • Then she played some Lamb tunes to me, that possibly meant even more, for similar reasons.
    • Arab traders took Islam to the area in about the twelfth century, possibly even earlier.
    • I was, however, even more surprised last week to not hear the bells playing at all.
    • Many other US states have adopted or are considering even more extreme measures.
    • Perhaps even more surprising is the fact that it is one of the more successful films made with lottery cash.
    • I was then even more surprised how quickly I flew up the hills on the North Downs.
    • Movies about poor, uneducated mothers forced to work punishing jobs are even rarer.
  • 4

    (introducing stronger expression)
    it'll be difficult, even dangerous será difícil, hasta / incluso peligroso


  • 1

    • 1.1(flat, smooth)

      (ground/surface) plano
      (coat of paint) uniforme
      the floor isn't even el suelo no está nivelado
      • plane the boards down to make them even cepilla las tablas para igualarlas
      • St Tropez is tinted so the therapist can easily see where she is applying it and it makes for an even application.
      • This provides an even surface for pedestrians, which minimises tripping hazards.
      • In the boot, the rear wheel arches should have a clean look and an even coat of paint.
      • So exfoliate and moisturise to ensure an even application and an accurate skin tone.
      • Clearly, this tournament was going to have to be played on an even surface.
      • Rule to an even surface and across scratch each coat to provide a key for the next hand-applied coat.
      • The laughter of the children urged him onwards along the even forest path that led at last to a hill in an open meadow.

    • 1.2(regular, uniform)

      (color/lighting) uniforme
      (color/lighting) parejo Latin America
      (features) regular
      (work/progress) constante
      (work/progress) regular
      (breathing/motion) acompasado
      (breathing/motion) regular
      (temperature) constante
      • Add the potato slices in an even layer and cook gently for about 12 minutes until softened.
      • It took every speck of willpower and strength she had to force them back to an even position.
      • Add the olive oil in a thin stream and whisk the mixture until it forms an even consistency.
      • To his credit Cill Dara referee John Downey was well on top of every move and kept an even hand on the game.
      • Achieving an even skin tone is another protracted beauty process that many of us could do without.
      • As some colours open earlier than others, it will guarantee you an even display.
      • Yes he tramples into France but for his men to respect him they way they do in the play he has to rule with an even hand.
      • You can also serve it with a frozen cube of olive oil plonked in the middle to maintain an even temperature.
      • I turn the boat and we simply run down the line at an even pace and turn into the fish as we get nearer.
      • Set out poles at either end of the hedge with strings marking the height and line to be cut to ensure an even finish.
      • What he, in fact every one of us needs, is to strike a balance and stay on an even course.
      • Reject those with obvious flaws, such as splits, and try and get hold of those with an even coloration.
      • This creates an even airflow through the entire case in from the front out the back via the PSU.
      • Without this handy little squeeze pump, bile trickles at an even flow from the liver into the gut.
      • After all, there has never been an even distribution of subjects across all regions.
      • During the formation of a sheet the pulp lies in an even thickness on the mould's surface.
      • Brush with more of the egg white and sprinkle with an even layer of caster sugar.

    • 1.3(calm)

      he kept his voice even no alteró la voz

  • 2

    (distribution) equitativo
    (distribution) igual
    an even game un partido igualado / equilibrado
    • after four rounds they're even tras cuatro vueltas están / van igualados / empatados
    • so now we're even or so that makes us even así que estamos en paz
    • Those officers are drawn from all ranks and an even spread from all areas of the county.
    • The skeletons show an even spread of the representative population at that time.
    • In most transgenic lines, an even fluorescence signal was observed in all tissues and organs.
    • Regularly turn your plants, so leaves get an even distribution of sunlight.
    • Frequently there are an even number of males and females in the group with twice as many young.
    • An even number of players chose the Blue tees on the day as did choose the White tees.
    • Since you play in hands of five, you must eliminate two cards from the deck to have an even number of ten hands.
    • The two big groups were made up of an even mix of first or second start gate pilots.
    • Finally, when it is as thin as vermicelli, it is dried and cut to an even length and sold in neat bunches.
    • In some situations you may need to turn your plant a quarter of a turn each day to ensure an even spread of light.
    • The first half saw the sides on an even footing with good defending on both sides.
    • Then a quick break by the visitors saw them clinch the points, but the scoreline did not reflect an even game.
    • It showed us that we could go out and compete against those teams on an even level.
    • They were also level in the table and the game looked like an even match.
    • During the draw and anchor maintain an even amount of pressure on all three fingers.
    • The new regulations will put the two types of scheme on an even footing.
    • If all players are even, then they stand up from the table and each draws from the deck, as if it were the beginning of the game.
    • It allows for smaller airlines to compete on an even basis with the world's majors.
    • We believe that the racing industry has not been on an even footing with gambling for a long time.
    • On paper this is an even match, but there are several things that skew the argument in favor of DDR.
    • It was long awaited by the general public, but insiders knew it would hardly be an even contest.
    • Firstly, he says that there is not an even enough split in exposure between the top teams and those lower down the grid.
    • This must end, and one of the ways to end it is to have an even split on the committees.
    • All the cast are local and there is an even split between Clonegal and Kildavin players.
    • She said there was an even split in the clubs between boys and girls and a spread across all age ranges.
    • When you produce such a compound chemically you get an even split of the enantiomers.
    • After an even third round, Oxford claimed the victory by a majority decision.
  • 3

    (divisible by two)
    (number/page) par
    • Students who enrolled at the school in even-numbered years between 1816 and 1830 had two years of Cauchy's instruction.
    • That's equivalent to labeling each card randomly with a number from 1 to 20, then collecting into piles the cards with the same number, taking care to reverse the order of even-numbered piles.
    • The lections from the Gospels go unchanged for an alternating two years but are preceded by a reading from the First Testament different in Years I and II, the odd- and even-numbered years respectively.
    • Extending this idea, if the first subtrajectory is in the forward mode, then odd-numbered and even-numbered subtrajectories will be in the forward and backward swimming modes, respectively.
    • The directory, published in the fall of even-numbered years, is now available by mail at a cost to U.S. residents of $8 per copy postpaid; payment must accompany orders.
    • Short exercises follow each ‘lesson’; they would be ideal for writers' groups because there are proposed rewrites in the back of the book for even-numbered items.
    • For instance, eastbound flights are listed in the guidelines as even-numbered and westbound are listed as odd-numbered within a certain total range of numbers useable for passenger flights.
    • What the city asks is that residents use the odd-even method of lawn watering: even days for even-numbered homes and vice versa, a system used for many years in the past when treatment capacity became taxed.
    • It's an absurd proposal that would require every officer in America running in even-numbered years, whether it's state legislature or governor, to operate in federal hard dollars.
    • The effectiveness of some cysteine substitutions at even-numbered positions is also plausible because they are close to the trans pore entrance and apparently not buried in the membrane.
    • It is hard to escape the feeling that ‘this country’ is not the Republic of Ireland, but a notional territory that encompasses a few of the lower even-numbered postal code areas of Dublin.
    • Japanese soldiers shouldering their weapons were standing guard in even-numbered ranks outside the gate (my grandmother at the time had studied a little algebra).
    • ‘OK, so today we have the even-numbered period classes,’ Lauren said to me after the dismissal bell for homeroom rang.
    • An alternative to adding sets during even-numbered weeks is to increase intensity through greater resistance, where applicable.
    • In even-numbered years, film festival attendees are offered the chance to take a double-dip of Latin culture - the Havana Jazz Festival takes place right afterwards.
    • This gap is important in even-numbered years in order to accommodate the spectacle of the World Cup or the Summer Olympics, perhaps even the Commonwealth Games or the European Football championships.
    • For example, marketing experts say that products with an even-numbered price are considered higher-quality than those with an odd-numbered price.
    • On playback, the even-numbered and odd-numbered fields are weaved together, and viewers far enough away from the display see continuous blended motion.
    • Cars that finished in odd-numbered spots in 2002 points tested last week; the even-numbered finishers were scheduled to test this week.
    • Congress has specified by statute that House and Senate elections must occur on the Tuesday immediately following the first Monday of all even-numbered years.
    • The oblique case of an even number had to be put into the subject position so that standard arguments could be used.
    • It is true precisely when the values for the three switches add up to an even number.
    • In the case of an even number, parts of the wave travel at all speeds less than or equal to the fundamental speed.
    • Tonight is promising more of the same, only without the lamb or cats or Nunhead but with an even number of limbs.
    • What you can always do, however, is ensure that the switches encode an odd or an even number.
    • Manufacturers, shopkeepers, and vendors rounded up their prices to an even number.
    • Any gifts made during the even years before death will also be included.
  • 4

    (exact in amount, number)
    three dollars even tres dólares justos / exactos

transitive verb

  • 1

    (surface) allanar
    (surface) nivelar
    • Our busiest months used to be during the winter but now it has evened out.
    • I didn't know what to do so I just waited it out, and pretty soon the rest of my body grew into the changes and I eventually evened out.
    • They evened up their playing record in the League on Saturday when they went down to Doncaster - their sixth defeat of the season from twelve games played.
    • Perhaps what she did was terrible, but not so much more than what had been done to her, and ultimately her execution evened the score.
    • After an hour of climbing the ground evened out.
    • We have people who want to work more and we have people who want to work less, and surely it should be possible for those two things to be evened out better than they are now.
    • Costs are evened out, to the advantage of smaller firms.
    • Finally the course evened out and soon I'd reached the halfway point.
    • We evened out and we were flying, the wind smacked our faces and it hurt but somehow it felt congratulatory.
    • Although female and male primary enrollment rates have evened, overall enrollment has decreased.
    • The Russian fans evened the score by holding up nationalist flags and booing loudly during the Latvian anthem.
    • Finally, the battle between the microchip and the guinea pig has evened up.
    • This discrepancy at birth is evened out later on, as the girl child has better instincts of survival.
    • But estate agents in Tendring disagreed with the findings, saying prices evened out.
    • They refused to do the one thing which would have evened the odds: follow them into the trees.
    • It would have evened the scoreline and it would have given Kildare the push they so badly needed.
    • The game evened out for the next ten minutes and both sides had their opportunities to score.
    • I decided the top of the table needed to be evened out with a coat or two of gloss paint.
    • What I wanted was for the high's and particularly the lows to be evened out and they have been.
    • We deserved to win the Senior Cup last season and lost it and now things have evened up.
  • 2

    (make equal)
    (score) igualar
    (contest/situation) equilibrar

There are 2 main translations of even in Spanish

: even1even2


crepúsculo, n.


archaic, literary
  • 1

    crepúsculo masculine literary