## evenly

Adverb

(*comparative* more evenly, *superlative* most evenly)

- So as to make flat.
*Spread the icing evenly over the cake.*

- In a fair manner.
*To avoid arguments, he divided the sweets evenly between his two children.*

- (mathematics) In a manner that leaves no remainder.
*12 is evenly divisible by 2, 3, 4 and 6.*

Origin

*even* + *-ly*