HyperDic: even_out

English > 4 senses of the expression even out:
VERBstativeeven out, compensate, counterbalance, correct, make up, even off, even upadjust for
contacteven out, flush, level, evenmake level or straight
changeeven out, evenbecome even / even / even / even / even or more even / even / even / even / even
changeeven out, evenmake even / even / even / even / even or more even / even / even / even / even
English > even out: 4 senses > verb 1, stative
MeaningAdjust for.
PatternSomething ----s something
Synonymscompensate, counterbalance, correct, make up, even off, even up
Narrowercarrycompensate for a weaker partner or member by one's own performance
cover, compensate, overcompensatemake up for shortcomings or a feeling of inferiority by exaggerating good qualities
Broaderbalance, equilibrate, equilibrize, equilibriseBring into balance or equilibrium
See alsoevenmake even / even / even / even / even or more even / even / even / even / even
Spanishcompensar, contrapesar, corregir
Catalancontrapesar
English > even out: 4 senses > verb 2, contact
Meaningmake level or straight.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Synonymsflush, level, even
NarrowergradeLevel to the right gradient
strickle, strikeSmooth with a strickle
stricklelevel off with a strickle in a measuring container
Broaderchange surfaceUndergo or cause to undergo a change in the surface
Spanishallanar, igualar, nivelar, uniformar
Catalanallisar, anivellar, aplanar, esplanar, igualar, tapar sots, terraplenar
English > even out: 4 senses > verb 3, change
MeaningBecome even / even / even / even / even or more even / even / even / even / even.
PatternSomething ----s
Example"even out the surface"
Synonymeven
Caused byeven, even outmake even / even / even / even / even or more even / even / even / even / even
Broaderchange, alter, modifyCause to change
Spanishigualar, nivelar
Catalananivellar, igualar
English > even out: 4 senses > verb 4, change
Meaningmake even / even / even / even / even or more even / even / even / even / even.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Synonymeven
Cause toeven, even outBecome even / even / even / even / even or more even / even / even / even / even
Broaderregularize, regularisemake regular or more regular
Spanishigualar, nivelar
Catalananivellar, igualar

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