which is more than might be expected
make even; make level or equal
level, smooth, flat
unchanging in quality; regular; steady
equal, equally balanced or matched
divisible by two with no remainder
"he enjoyed the evening light across the lake"
"even amounts of butter and sugar"
"on even terms"
"it was a fifty-fifty (or even) split"
"had a fifty-fifty (or even) chance"
"an even fight"
"an even application of varnish"
"an even floor"
"the road was not very even"
"the picture is even with the window"
"a regular polygon"
"a regular beat"
"the even rhythm of his breathing"
"the score is tied"
"even an idiot knows that"
"declined even to consider the idea"
"I don't have even a dollar!"
"even when he is sick, he works"
"even with his head start she caught up with him"
"looked sick and felt even worse"
"an even (or still) more interesting problem"
"still another problem must be solved"
"a yet sadder tale"
"loyal even unto death"
"level the ground"
"even out the surface"
Bring it to my house this even.
出自： R. Kipling
The even rhythm of the breathing.
出自： T. H. Huxley
Every tale was told in the even, passionless voice of the native-born.
出自： R. Kipling
Would ye even a beast to a man?
出自： C. Reade
Let your love even with my life decay.
出自：Sonnets , Shakespeare
The souls even while you speak Have slipped out of our bond.
He made his prayer (Even as you and I!).
出自： R. Kipling
I looked back at Flora..and even as I looked I saw that she was starting to cry.
出自： I. Murdoch
Odds have evened between the contestants for the championship.
山的那边,地变得平坦了。 even sth ⇔ off〔out〕
He raked the soil to even it out.
The workers are busy evening out the surface of the road with a roller.
工人们忙着用压路机压平路面。 even off〔out〕
I'll pay this time, you pay next; it's evened off in the long run.
Prices should even out when the crops are gathered.
庄稼收获时,物价应该稳定下来。 even sth ⇔ off〔out〕
We must even off the differences between social classes.
The reservoir can even out the flow of the river by controlling floods in rainy seasons and releasing water in dry periods.
If Jane would do some of Mary's typing, that would even the work out.
It is much better if payments can be evened out on a monthly basis.
Ten years had evened up their position.
If you two sit at the other table, that should even up our groups.
A little more weight on this side will even up the balance.
John did better in the maths exam than Jim and that evened up their marks.
The visitors evened up the score with an unexpected goal two minutes before half-time.
This payment should even up our account.
He's even rude to the police.
He can't even write his own name.
Even you try again, you may not succeed.
Even I have not heard of her for a year.
I have not even heard of her for a year.
I have not heard of her even for a year.
Even so,she will do well not to be over-nervous.
误 Even he comes in person,I won't lend him my car.
正 Even if〔though〕 he comes in person,I won't lend him my car.
析 作“即使”解时, even常与if〔though〕连用,引导让步状语从句。
误 Even although he couldn't swim, he jumped straight into the water.
正 Even though he couldn't swim, he jumped straight into the water.
误 Of all the racing cars, the No. 2 is running even fastest.
正 Of all the racing cars, the No. 2 is running fastest by far.
误 Even if that's true, but it doesn't make any difference.
正 Even if that's true, it doesn't make any difference.
析 even if引导状语从句时,不可受汉语影响而赘用连词but。
误 His sister broke all her toys. She even has broken her bike.
正 His sister broke all her toys. She has even broken her bike.
误 He's rude to everybody. He even is rude to his father.
正 He's rude to everybody. He's even rude to his father.
误 Her breathing even told us that she was fast asleep.
正 Her even breathing told us that she was fast asleep.