Significado de "even" - Learner’s Dictionary


adverb us uk /ˈiːvən/
Extra Examples
I can't even remember my own telephone number.He even remembered my birthday, believe it or not.He didn't even bother to call.I didn't even have the energy to get out of bed.She didn't even notice I was there.

A2 used to emphasize something that is surprising:

Everyone danced, even Mick.
I said hello, but he didn't even look at me.
even better/faster/smaller, etc

B1 used when comparing things, to emphasize the difference:

I think Alex is going to be even taller than his father.
even if

B2 used to emphasize that a particular situation would not change what you have just said:

I would never eat meat, even if I was really hungry.
even though

B2 although:

He still smokes, even though he's got asthma.
even so

used to emphasize that something surprising is true despite what you have just said:

Car prices have gone down a lot, but even so, we couldn't afford to buy one.

(Definición de even adverb del Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)