Though, even though, in spite of the fact that:
Although it was very muddy, the football game went on.
It was difficult, although not as difficult as we had expected.
grant all this; be it that; supposing that; notwithstanding; though
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
awl-thō′, conj. admitting all that: notwithstanding that. [See Though.]
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'although' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #176
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'although' in Written Corpus Frequency: #540
The numerical value of although in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of although in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
'Tis pleasant, sure, to see one's name in print. A book's a book, although there's nothing in 't.
We Americans know-although others appear to forget-the risk of spreading conflict. We still seek no wider war. (On ordering retaliatory action against North Vietnam)
Housing activity continues to recover, although the pace of the recovery remains slower than in the previous couple of years, owing to the decline in housing affordability.
I have an impression that although different parties still have different positions and although there were serious debates, all the parties ... have come to realize that we must stop blaming each other.
Although market balance is upon us, the existence of very high oil stocks is a threat to the recent stability of oil prices, although stocks are close to topping out, they are at such elevated levels, especially for products for which demand growth is slackening, that they remain a major dampener on oil prices.
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