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Definitions for equate
ɪˈkweɪtequate

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. compare, liken, equateverb

    consider or describe as similar, equal, or analogous

    "We can compare the Han dynasty to the Romans"; "You cannot equate success in financial matters with greed"

  2. equate, correspondverb

    be equivalent or parallel, in mathematics

  3. equal, match, equalize, equalise, equateverb

    make equal, uniform, corresponding, or matching

    "let's equalize the duties among all employees in this office"; "The company matched the discount policy of its competitors"

Wiktionary

  1. equateverb

    To consider equal, to state as being equivalent.

    Etymology: From aequātus, past participle of aequō.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Equateverb

    to make equal; to reduce to an average; to make such an allowance or correction in as will reduce to a common standard of comparison; to reduce to mean time or motion; as, to equate payments; to equate lines of railroad for grades or curves; equated distances

    Etymology: [L. aequatus, p. p. of aequare to make level or equal, fr. aequus level, equal. See Equal.]

Freebase

  1. Equate

    Equate is a board game made by Conceptual Math Media where players score points by forming equations on a 19x19 game board. Equations appear across and down in a crossword fashion and must be mathematically correct. It is similar to Scrabble except players use digits and mathematical operators instead of letters.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of equate in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of equate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of equate in a Sentence

  1. Bernie Sanders:

    Anti-Semitism is a hateful and dangerous ideology, which must be vigorously opposed in the United States and around the world, we must not, however, equate anti-Semitism with legitimate criticism of the right-wing, Netanyahu government in Israel. Rather, we must develop an evenhanded Middle East policy which brings Israelis and Palestinians together for a lasting peace.

  2. Laurie Mintz:

    When we equate intercourse and sex and call everything that comes before intercourse 'foreplay,' we are buying into the cultural script that sex should proceed as follows: foreplay (just enough to get her ready for intercourse), intercourse (during which both women and men orgasm), and game over.

  3. Michael Rapaport:

    I consider Bethenny Frankel to be the greatest' Housewife.' I equate her as the Michael Jordan of' Housewives' because of The New Edition Story, The New Edition Story that she left the show in her prime and was bigger, stronger and more powerful than ever.

  4. Worldwide Consumer Jeff Wilke:

    I do worry sometimes when people equate [ artificial intelligence ] and robotics with job loss, if you look at these kinds of technological innovations over the years it tends to be the case they don't eliminate jobs, they tend to change jobs and change work. This is true for us.

  5. Special Report All-Star:

    The Special Report All-Star panel's not about money at the end of the day, money doesn't equate to happiness. The Special Report All-Star panel doesn't. The Special Report All-Star panel's missing the whole point. You treat people like human beings. The Special Report All-Star panel's The Special Report All-Star panel. Trump returned fire in a tweet Sunday morning, writing :.

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  • ทำให้เท่าเทียมกันThai

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