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though

  
1   
      conj   albeit, allowing, although, despite the fact that, even if, even supposing, even though, granted, notwithstanding, tho'     (U.S. or poetic)   while  
2   
      adv   all the same, for all that, however, nevertheless, nonetheless, notwithstanding, still, yet  
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make as if      , though         
act as if or though, affect, feign, feint, give the impression that, make a show of, pretend  


though         
1   
      conj   albeit, allowing, although, despite the fact that, even if, even supposing, even though, granted, notwithstanding, tho'     (U.S. or poetic)   while  
2   
      adv   all the same, for all that, however, nevertheless, nonetheless, notwithstanding, still, yet  

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though

  

Pronounced ðoʊ for meanings 1 and 2, and ðoʊ for meanings 3 to 5.     
1       conj   You use though to introduce a statement in a subordinate clause which contrasts with the statement in the main clause. You often use though to introduce a fact which you regard as less important than the fact in the main clause.   (=although)  
Gaelic has been a dying language for many years, though children are nowadays taught it in school..., After news of this new court case Ford broke down again, though he blamed the breakdown on his work...     
2       conj   You use though to introduce a subordinate clause which gives some information that is relevant to the main clause and weakens the force of what it is saying.   (=although)  
I look back on it as the bloodiest (though not literally) winter of the war...     
3       adv   You use though to indicate that the information in a clause contrasts with or modifies information given in a previous sentence or sentences.  
ADV with cl  
I like him. Though he makes me angry sometimes...     
4    You can say though I say so myself or even though I say it myself when you are praising yourself or something you have done, but do not want to sound too proud.  
mainly SPOKEN  
though I say it myself/though I say so myself      phrase   PHR with cl  
I'm a good cook, though I say it myself...     
5   
    as though  
    as  
    even though  
    even  

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thought, through, tough, thorough

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conj.
albeit although, even if, even though, notwithstanding that, tho' (U.S. or poetic) though <You use albeit to introduce a fact or comment which reduces the force or significance of what you have just said. FORMAL adv ADV with cl/group (=although)
Charles's letter was indeed published, albeit in a somewhat abbreviated form.
n.
a lengthy commercial (frequently of a half-hour or hour's duration) parading as information or a documentary, though not necessarily presented by a celebrity.
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