Definition of Even so

1. Adverb. Despite anything to the contrary (usually following a concession). "Granted that it is dangerous, all the same I still want to go"

Definition of Even so

1. Adverb. Despite the contrary. ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Even So

even Homer nods
even Jove nods
even a little
even as
even as we speak
even chance
even function
even functions
even if
even keel
even money
even odds
even off
even out
even skipped
even so (current term)
even spacing
even steven
even though
even up

Literary usage of Even so

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Publications (1853)
"even so, come, Lord Jesus. Another letter written to his friends by Jan Gerrits. I greet you, dear brethren and sisters in the Lord. ..."

2. The Dictionary of National Biography by Sidney Lee (1908)
"He bought seven horses one after another in hopes of winning the Ascot Cup, and even so late as 1829 attended the Ascot meeting (see ..."

3. The History of the Rise, Increase, and Progress of the Christian People by William Sewel (1844)
"And as they have caused the goods and possessions of the innocent tí be spoiled, and made a prey, even so in like manner shall the curse o the Lord spoil ..."

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