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verb [transitive]     even pronunciation in British English
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present tense
present participleevening
past tenseevened
past participleevened
  1. to make the scores of two players or teams the same in a game or competition

    Larmer’s shot evened the score 50 seconds into the second half.

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a rise in the level of a stream or river

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