even if

idiom

Definition of even if

used to stress that something will happen despite something else that might prevent it
  • I'm going to the party even if it rains.

Word by Word Definitions

even play
  1. : having a horizontal surface : flat

  2. : being without break, indentation, or irregularity : smooth

  3. : being in the same plane or line

  1. used as an intensive to stress an extreme or highly unlikely condition or instance

  2. used as an intensive to stress the comparative degree

  3. used as an intensive to indicate a small or minimum amount

  1. : to make even

  2. : to become even

  1. : evening


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