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although

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conjunction al·though \ȯl-ˈthō\

Simple Definition of although

  • : despite the fact that

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of although

  1. :  in spite of the fact that :  even though

Examples of although in a sentence

  1. <although I've been to his house several times, I still can't remember how to get there>



Variants of although

also

altho

Origin and Etymology of although

Middle English although, from al all + though


First Known Use: 14th century


ALTHOUGH Defined for Kids

although

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conjunction al·though \ȯl-ˈthō\

Definition of although for Students

  1. 1 :  in spite of the fact that <Although you say it, you don't mean it.>

  2. 2 :  1but 1 <I think it's this way, although I could be wrong.>





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