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Meaning of ALTHOUGH

Pronunciation:  ol'dhow

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adv]  despite the fact that; "even though she knew the answer, she did not respond"
 

ALTHOUGH is a 8 letter word that starts with A.

 

 Synonyms: tho', though
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Al*though"\, conj. [All + though; OE. al thagh.]
Grant all this; be it that; supposing that; notwithstanding;
though.

      Although all shall be offended, yet will not I. --Mark
                                               xiv. 29.

Syn: {Although}, {Though}.

Usage: Although, which originally was perhaps more emphatic
       than though, is now interchangeable with it in the
       sense given above. Euphonic consideration determines
       the choice.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: after all, again, albeit, all the same, at all events, at any rate, but, even, even so, for all that, howbeit, however, in any case, in any event, just the same, nevertheless, nonetheless, notwithstanding, rather, still, though, when, whereas, while, yet
 

 

 

 

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