Part of speech:
Having the same privileges, status, or rights:
(Obsolete) Something which has the same value or amount (as something else). (attributive use passing into adjective, below)
A degree or amount by which things differ:
The weight of a substance that will combine with or replace one mole of hydrogen or one-half mole of oxygen. The equivalent weight is equal to the atomic weight divided by the valence.
The definition of similar is two things that have characteristics that resemble each other but are not exactly alike.
Being the very one; identical
A person or thing that corresponds to or closely resembles another, as in form or function
(Sports) A game or contest in which two or more persons, animals, or teams oppose and compete with each other:
The number of children borne by one woman.
(Mathematics) A number related to another in such a way that when multiplied together their product is 1. For example, the reciprocal of 7 is17 ; the reciprocal of23 is32 .
Differing from all others; unusual:
The definition of dissimilar is things that are different.
Being such that alteration is possible:
Unsuitably matched; ill joined.
Not equal, as in size, strength, ability, value, rank, number, amount, etc.
Similar or alike in such a way as to permit the drawing of an analogy.
Having the same or nearly the same relationship.
Having almost or exactly the same qualities, characteristics, etc.; similar; equal
Being the same as or consonant with another or others:
An equal person or thing.
The definition of a colleague is someone with whom you work.
A comrade, companion, or associate.
A person of the same class or rank; equal; peer
Find another word for equivalent. In this page you can discover 45 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for equivalent, like: equal, identical, tantamount, difference, equivalent-weight, parallel, comparable, similar, same, alike and counterpart.