although

conj.
Though, albeit, notwithstanding, grant that, for all that, be it so, even if, even supposing.

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  • Although — Al*though , conj. [All + though; OE. al thagh.] Grant all this; be it that; supposing that; notwithstanding; though. [1913 Webster] Although all shall be offended, yet will not I. Mark xiv. 29. [1913 Webster] Syn: {Although}, {Though}. Usage:… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • although — index notwithstanding, regardless Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • although — early 14c., althagh, compound of ALL (Cf. all) + THOUGH (Cf. though), showing once common emphatic use of all. All though was originally more emphatic than though, but by 1400 it was practically only a variant of it, and all having thus lost its… …   Etymology dictionary

  • although — al|though W1S1 [o:lˈðəu US o:lˈðou] conj [Date: 1300 1400; Origin: all even + though] 1.) used to introduce a statement that makes your main statement seem surprising or unlikely = ↑though ▪ Although in poor health, she continued to carry out her …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • although — al|though [ ɔl ðou ] conjunction *** 1. ) used for introducing a statement that makes your main statement seem surprising: Although he s got a good job now, he still complains. She used to call me Tiny although I was at least as tall as she was.… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • although — conjunction /ɔːlˈðəʊ,ɔlˈðoʊ,ɑlˈðoʊ/ a) Though, even though, in spite of the fact that: Although it was very muddy, the football game went on. b) But, except. It was difficult, although not as difficult as we had expected. Syn: notwithsta …   Wiktionary

  • although — also altho conjunction Etymology: Middle English although, from al all + though Date: 14th century in spite of the fact that ; even though …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • although — See although, though …   Dictionary of problem words and expressions

  • although — /awl dhoh /, conj. in spite of the fact that; even though; though. [1275 1325; ME al thogh ALL (adv.) even + THOUGH] Syn. notwithstanding (that), even if, albeit (that). * * * …   Universalium

  • although — Synonyms and related words: 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,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • although — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) conj. notwithstanding, albeit, though. See compensation. II (Roget s IV) conj. Syn. though, even though, despite, still, despite the fact that, even supposing, be it that, in spite of, in spite of the… …   English dictionary for students

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