Comparison Synonyms and Antonyms

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Synonyms for Comparison

(Linguistics) The process by which words or morphemes are re-formed or created on the model of existing grammatical patterns in a language, often leading to greater regularity in paradigms, as evidenced by helped replacing holp and holpen as the past tense and past participle of help on the model of verbs such as yelp, yelped, yelped.
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The act, practice, or power of noticing
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The act of comparing
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(Obs.) Characteristic appearance
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The definition of a simile is a figure of speech where two unlike things are compared using the word "like" or "as" followed by a figurative example.
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(Mathematics) The condition of related objects.
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Action of the verb to weigh
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The act of comparing
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A distinction; discernment, the act of discriminating, discerning, distinguishing, noting or perceiving differences between things.
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the act of examining resemblances
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The act of comparing
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A short narrative illustrating a lesson (usually religious/moral) by comparison or analogy
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That which closely resembles; a portrait.
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The state of being uniform, alike and lacking diversity.
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The quality or state of being alike
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The form or likeness (of some person or thing)
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The act of comparing
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Any symbol or emblem
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The act of bringing things together and comparing them; comparison. [from 14th c.]
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(Law) The refusal of a creditor to assent to a debtor's release under the bankruptcy law
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A formal legal severing of the relations between spouses that does not dissolve the marriage as in divorce.
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A relationship or connection between two things based on co-occurrence or pattern of change:
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The act of comparing
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The act by which things are likened; a comparison.
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Equation is defined as the state of being equal and is often shown as a math expression with equal values on either side, or refers to a problem where many things need to be taken into account.
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A method of determining quantity, capacity, or dimension. Several systems of measurement exist, each one comprising units whose amounts have been arbitrarily set and agreed upon by specific groups. While the United States Customary System remains the most commonly used system of measurement in the United States, the International System is accepted all over the world as the standard system for use in science.
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The difference in brightness between the light and dark areas of a picture, such as a photograph or video image.
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A group of individuals meeting or associated for fellowship or a common purpose. See also freedom of association.
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(Math.) The quotient of one quantity divided by another of the same kind, usually expressed as a fraction
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A figure of speech containing an implied comparison, in which a word or phrase ordinarily and primarily used of one thing is applied to another (Ex.: the curtain of night, “all the world's a stage”)
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The definition of a similarity is a quality or state of having something in common.
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Close resemblance; similarity
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The policy or practice of separating people of different races, classes, or ethnic groups, as in schools, housing, and public or commercial facilities, especially as a form of discrimination.
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Reference or relation to something else; context:
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The act of comparing
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An action wherein someone balances or something is balanced
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The act of comparing
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Identification is defined as the act of determining who someone or what something is.
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(Graph theory) A set of independent edges in a given graph, i.e. a set of edges which do not intersect: so-called because pairs of vertices are "matched" to each other one-to-one.
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Similarity; analogy
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Relation is the connection between people and things, or the way in which two or more different groups feel about each other or someone who is part of your family as a result of blood or marriage.
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The definition of an examination is a detailed investigation, the act of conducting the detailed investigation or is a formal test of your knowledge or skills in a given area.
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The act of illustrating; the act of making clear and distinct; education; also, the state of being illustrated, or of being made clear and distinct.
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(Chemistry) The quantity of the combining power of an atom, expressed in hydrogen units; the number of hydrogen atoms can combine with, or be exchanged for; valency.
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The act of comparing
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The act of comparing
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Action of the verb to correspond
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The act of comparing
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The act of relating, or forming or identifying relationships; relation.
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An act of division.
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One that closely resembles or is analogous to another:
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A prepared comparison, sense 1
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Similarity of structure, as of species or languages, implying common origin; family resemblance
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(Countable) The result or product of being alike.
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A similar case that constitutes a model or precedent:
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A prepared comparison, sense 1
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Antonyms for Comparison

The quality of being distinct or unlike; difference.
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Words Related to Comparison

The same person or thing
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(Construction and business) A document (verbal notification) specifying how much a job will probably cost.
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An opinion or estimate
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