Albeit definition

ôl-bēĭt, ăl-
Even though; although; notwithstanding.

Clear albeit cold weather.

conjunction
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Although, despite being.

He has a very good idea, albeit a strange one.

conjunction
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2
The definition of albeit means although or even though.

Saying you will buy a house even though it is a little small is an example of albeit.

conjunction
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0
Although; even though.
conjunction
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2
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
albeit
Plural:
albethey

Origin of albeit

  • Middle English al be it al even if all be subjunctive of ben to be be it it it

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Middle English, completely though it be, from al (completely) + be (3rd person singular present subjunctive of been to be) + it

    From Wiktionary