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phrasal verb [intransitive/transitive]
Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theyeven out
he/she/itevens out
present participleevening out
past tenseevened out
past participleevened out
  1. 1
    if things even out, or if you even them out, they show fewer or smaller changes or differences

    The company saw overseas growth as a way to even out swings in the UK market.

  2. 2
    to share or divide something equally, or to be shared or divided equally

    We would like to be able to even out the workload more fairly.

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