What does though mean?

Definitions for thoughðoʊ

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word though.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. though(adverb)

    (postpositive) however

    "it might be unpleasant, though"


  1. though(Adverb)

    Despite that; however.

    I will do it, though.

  2. though(Adverb)

    Used to intensify statements or questions; indeed.

    "Man, it's hot in here." u2014 "Isn't it, though?"

  3. though(Conjunction)

    Despite the fact that; although.

    Though itu2019s risky, itu2019s worth taking the chance.

  4. though(Conjunction)

    If, that, even if.

    We shall be not sorry though the man die tonight.

  5. Origin: thagh, from þeah, later superseded in many dialects by though, from * (later þó), both from þauh, from to-. Akin to þah "though", þoh, doch, doh ( doch). More at that.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Though

    granting, admitting, or supposing that; notwithstanding that; if

  2. Though(adverb)

    however; nevertheless; notwithstanding; -- used in familiar language, and in the middle or at the end of a sentence

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Though

    thō, conj. admitting: allowing: even if notwithstanding. [Lit. 'on that' (condition), A.S. ðeáh, ðéh; cog. with Goth. thau-h, Ice. thó, Ger. doch; from the stem of the.]

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'though' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #319

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'though' in Written Corpus Frequency: #267

  3. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'though' in Adverbs Frequency: #102


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of though in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of though in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Diane Sawyer:

    I do, i ca n’t tell you though.

  2. Hesiod:

    Even though it's hard, it's easy.

  3. Tony Rapacz:

    Even though justice has been served.

  4. Tammy Moore:

    Even though I expected it to be bad.

  5. Cato the Elder:

    Even though work stops, expenses run on.

Images & Illustrations of though

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