even though

idiom

Definition of even though 

used as a stronger way to say "though" or "although" She stayed with him even though he often mistreated her.I'm going even though it may rain.

Learn More about even though

Share even though

Statistics for even though

Look-up Popularity

More from Merriam-Webster on even though

Nglish: Translation of even though for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of even though for Arabic Speakers

Comments on even though

What made you want to look up even though? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to reject or criticize sharply

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Words from Greek and Roman Mythology Quiz

  • the-triumph-of-venus-by-alessandro-magnasco
  • Boreal comes from the name of the ancient Greek god of which wind?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!