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Happiness adds and multiplies, as we divide it with others.
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English

Etymology

Old English þēah, later superceded in many dialects by Old Norse *þóh (later þó).

Pronunciation

IPA SAMPA
GenAm /ðoʊ/ /DoU/
UK /ðəʊ/ /D@U/

Adverb

though

  1. Despite that; however.
    I will do it, though.
  2. Used to intensify statements or questions; indeed.
    "God, it's hot in here." — "Isn't it, though?"

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Conjunction

though

  1. Despite the fact that; although.
    Though it’s risky, it’s worth taking the chance.
  2. (archaic) If, that, even if.
    We be not sorry though the man dies tonight.

Usage notes

  • (if): This sense is now archaic, except in the fixed expression as though.

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