Definitions of Altho

  1. Although.

Usage examples for Altho

  1. Apparently this is the attitude taken by the more prominent dramatists of the day; most of them publish their plays to be read, and few of them allow these plays to be novelized- altho they might find a superior profit if they descended to this. – A Book About the Theater by Brander Matthews
  2. I was not born with a silver spoon in my mouth, altho it is quite evident that I could have handled a pretty good- sized spoon. – The University of Hard Knocks by Ralph Parlette
  3. From all this we gather the impression that Radical principles had permeated the leading minds of Birmingham to a considerable extent, probably around the Lunar Society district in greater measure than in other quarters, altho clubs of ardent supporters were formed in London and the principal provincial cities. – James Watt by Andrew Carnegie
  4. Altho' he does not name the tribe he visited, they must have been Araguas, who are thus traced to the Aruac Stock. – The American Nations, Vol. I. by C. S. Rafinesque
  5. See Table, page 72. In cities near the Atlantic Coast, a continuance of northeast wind, especially in the fall and winter months, results in frequent altho not necessarily heavy rains. – Wind and Weather by Alexander McAdie
  6. Altho inheritance comes from two lines of ancestry, the prospective mother may be able to control and supervise the tendencies from her line. – The Colored Girl Beautiful by E. Azalia Hackley
  7. Yet I know very well that I am speaking the truth, altho you may laugh. – The Best of the World's Classics, Restricted to prose. Volume I (of X) - Greece by Various
  8. Altho he left little behind him to ensure permanent remembrance, the extraordinary tributes paid his memory by friends establish his right to high rank among the coterie of eminent men who surrounded Watt and Boulton. – James Watt by Andrew Carnegie
  9. Altho of great extent, no remains of them now exist. – The Best of the World's Classics, Restricted to prose. Volume II (of X) - Rome by Various
  10. No effort was made by Sigel or any of his officers to rally their men and join Lyon's Division, altho the battle raged furiously for hours after Sigel's rout; and most of his men in their retreat passed in rear of Lyon's line of battle. – The Struggle for Missouri by John McElroy
  11. Christ gave us proof of immortality and it was a welcome assurance, altho it would hardly seem necessary that one should rise from the dead to convince us that the grave is not the end. – The Art of Public Speaking by Dale Carnagey (AKA Dale Carnegie) and J. Berg Esenwein
  12. We have an account of a dog that fought against a band of robbers in defending its master; and altho it was pierced with wounds, still it would not leave the body, from which it drove away all birds and beasts. – The Best of the World's Classics, Restricted to prose. Volume II (of X) - Rome by Various