Synonyms of even in English:


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

flat, smooth, uniform, featureless, unbroken, undamaged, unwrinkled
level, levelled, plane, flush, true
informal flat as a pancake, as flat as a pancake
technical planar
rare homaloidal

uneven, bumpy

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

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

variable, irregular

3‘all participants are given an even chance’

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
informal even-steven, even-stevens


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

tied, drawn, all square, balanced, on a par, on an equal footing
neck and neck, nip and tuck, with nothing to choose between them
British level, level pegging
informal even-steven, even-stevens

unequal, uneven

5‘the child was of an even disposition’

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

moody, excitable


1‘the canal bottom was evened out’

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’

equalize, make equal, make even, make level, level up, make the same, balance, square
make uniform, make comparable, standardize, regularize
rare equilibrize


1‘the weather became even colder’

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

2‘even the best hitters missed the ball’

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’

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

4‘she couldn't even afford the essentials’

so much as, hardly, barely, scarcely


    even as

    ‘we laugh even as we empathize with his discomfort’

    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
    get even

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

    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 so

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

    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