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ɔlˈbi ɪtal·beit

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  1. albeitconjunction

    Despite its being; although.

    He has a very good idea, albeit a strange one.

  2. Etymology: completely though it be, from al (completely) + be (3rd person singular present subjunctive of been to be) + it

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Albeitadverb

    Etymology: a coalition of the words all be it so. Skinner.

    This very thing is cause sufficient, why duties belonging to each kind of virtue, albeit the law of reason teach them, should, notwithstanding, be prescribed even by human law. Richard Hooker.

    Of one, whose eyes,
    Albeit unused to the melting mood,
    Drop tears, as fast as the Arabian trees
    Their medicinal gum. William Shakespeare, Othello.

    He, who has a probable belief, that he shall meet with thieves in such a road, thinks himself to have reason enough to decline it, albeit he is sure to sustain some less, though yet considerable, inconvenience by his so doing. Robert South, Sermons.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Albeit

    even though; although; notwithstanding

  2. Etymology: [OE. al be although it be, where al is our all. Cf. Although.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Albeit

    awl-bē′it, adv. although it be: notwithstanding: even if, although. [All be it (that) = all though it be that]

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  1. betail

  2. albite

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of albeit in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of albeit in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of albeit in a Sentence

  1. Borealis Chief Executive Mark Garrett:

    Borouge's profitability will be impacted by the lower price environment in Asia. Overall, Borealis expects to see a solid, albeit lower profitability in 2016 compared to 2015.

  2. Kim Rogers:

    'A seismic shift' for secretary of state racesThe 2020 election represented a high-water mark for prominence of the secretary of state position. The sitting President was calling out secretaries by name, including some Republicans, and urging his supporters to put pressure on these offices to refuse to certify elections in states he had lost.Its absolutely getting worse: Secretaries of state targeted by Trump election lies live in fear for their safety and are desperate for protectionIn several states, the secretary of state is appointed by the governor, but the position is an elected office in a majority of states, albeit one that voters haven't usually prioritized. Both Republican and Democratic campaigns raised tiny sums compared with other statewide counterparts, and few aired ads on television.That has shifted since the 2020 election and the January 6, 2021, insurrection at the US Capitol, reflected in fundraising by top secretary of state candidates and the Democratic Association of Secretaries of State.An insurrection makes a difference. The aftermath of the 2020 election forced more Americans to recognize that our country is at a crossroads and our democracy is in peril, i think across the board, all of those factors culminated in people recognizing that secretaries of state are one of our last lines of defense. And people are paying attention now.

  3. Jack Siu:

    The most likely outcome – to which we assign a probability of 70% – sees both sides concluding a deal, albeit at perhaps a slightly delayed timeframe.

  4. Michal Meidan:

    This is what SOE reform will look like, you can call it a bailout or just an asset transfer... getting a more commercially minded, albeit state-owned, investor to try and increase profitability or minimize losses.

  5. Matt Bierbaum:

    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.

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