# ¿Qué significa EVEN en inglés?

## EVEN como Adjetivo

### even = smooth, flat, uniform (liso, plano, uniforme)

- Surfaces can be
**even**. - An
**even surface**is smooth and flat. - An
**uneven surface**is not smooth or flat.

### even = the same amount (igual)

- Quantities can be even.
- An
**even quantity**is the same. - If I have six apples and you have six pears, we have an
**even amount of fruit**. - However, if I have $20 and you have $35 we don’t have an
**even amount of money**. We have an**unequal amount of money**.

### even number = an exact number (exacto, cerrado)

- You can have even numbers.
- $20 is an
**even amount of money**. - $20.35 is
**not an even amount of money**. - The cashier might tell you, “
**It’s $11 even**,” meaning it’s eleven dollars, no more and no less.

### even number = any number having a factor of two (número par)

- In math we also have
**even and odd numbers**. - 1, 3, 5, 7… are
**odd numbers**. - 2, 4, 6, 8… are
**even numbers**. - All
**even numbers**have a factor of 2. That means they can be divided by the number two**evenly**without having a remainder.

## EVEN como Verbo

### even up = to make or become more balanced or equal (igualar, igualarse, nivelar, nivelarse)

- You can
**even something up**. - This means to either
**make quantities the same**or to**make a surface level**. - The Auburn Tigers need 3 points to
**even up the score**. - We have to
**even up the ground**before we can begin planting our herb garden.

### even out = to make or become more balanced or equal (igualar, igualarse, nivelar, nivelarse, allanarse, equilibrar, equilibrarse, emparejar, emparejarse)

- This cream claims to
**even out your skin tone**in just 2 weeks. I don’t believe it. - If you eat a donut you’ll have to run a mile to
**even out the extra calorie consumption**. - I’d like to
**even out my yard**. There are so many hills and holes that it’s difficult to cut the lawn.

## EVEN como Adverbio

### even = ni siquiera

- EVEN can be used to stress a point.
- I
**don’t even know**what I’m talking about. - She
**doesn’t even care**I’m late for work.

### even = incluso

- I’ve been busy cleaning today! I
**even ironed****your shirts**! - Mama must be in a good mood. She cooked dinner and
**even made dessert**!

### even = aún, todavía

- The concert has been postponed. I’m
**even more anxious**now than I was before! - Every time I listen to this album I fall
**even more in love**with it! - This morning I spilt my coffee. Then when I got to work I had a big stack of papers to file on my desk which made
**my day even worse**! No coffee and lots of filing!

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