Despite its being; although.
He has a very good idea, albeit a strange one.
Origin: completely though it be, from al (completely) + be (3rd person singular present subjunctive of been to be) + it
even though; although; notwithstanding
Origin: [OE. al be although it be, where al is our all. Cf. Although.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
awl-bē′it, adv. although it be: notwithstanding: even if, although. [All be it (that) = all though it be that]
The numerical value of albeit in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of albeit in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Reality is merely an illusion, albeit a very persistent one.
There is already some evidence, albeit still preliminary and emerging, that higher levels of sedentary behavior increases mortality associated with other cancers.
The Ukraine crisis has calmed down, without being solved; the rest of the euro zone should continue to recover, albeit at a too low pace; and the negative impact from the timing of the summer vacation has finally disappeared.
We wanted to study zombies using many of the scientific tools used for actual disease, albeit in a fun context, we hope in this way to introduce the real methods and science behind diseases to a broader audience and show the fun in science.
Hair salon doorways in the capital city's pink light district. Working as a xiaojie is an alternative, albeit illicit, means of income for these underprivileged girls, who are known in Jiangxi as "porcelain with cracks" and in Ningxia as "wilted flowers".
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