even number

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of even number

: a whole number that is able to be divided by two into two equal whole numbers
  • The numbers 0, 2, 4, 6, and 8 are even numbers.

Word by Word Definitions

even play
  1. : evening

  1. : having a horizontal surface : flat

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

  3. : being in the same plane or line

  1. : exactly, precisely

  2. : to a degree that extends : fully, quite

  3. : at the very time

  1. : to make even

  2. : to become even

number play
  1. : a sum of units : total

  2. : complement

  3. : an indefinite usually large total

  1. : count, enumerate

  2. : to claim as part of a total : include

  3. : to restrict to a definite number


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