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Meaning of ALTHOUGH

Pronunciation:  ol'dhow

WordNet Dictionary
[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
\Al*though"\, conj. [All + though; OE. al thagh.]
Grant all this; be it that; supposing that; notwithstanding;

      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