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Synonyms for equal

even

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capable of

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  • capable of
  • up to
  • ready for
  • suitable for
  • fit for
  • strong enough for
  • good enough for
  • sufficient for
  • adequate for
  • competent to

amount to

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Antonyms

be equal to

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be as good as

Synonyms

  • be as good as
  • match
  • compare with
  • equate with
  • measure up to
  • be as great as

Synonyms for equal

agreeing exactly in value, quantity, or effect

having the necessary strength or ability

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just to all parties

one that is very similar to another in rank or position

to be equivalent or tantamount

to do or make something equal to

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Synonyms for equal

be identical or equivalent to

be equal to in quality or ability

having the same quantity, value, or measure as another

having the requisite qualities or resources to meet a task

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However," said Joe, rising to replenish the fire; "here's the Dutch-clock a working himself up to being equal to strike Eight of
And if you are not crushed by such a pressure, it is because the air penetrates the interior of your body with equal pressure.
Most decidedly," said he, "men are not equal, and I must beg my father to develop this theorem in the Chamber of Peers.
Her husband manifested an equal affection, although it grew daily less productive of familiar caresses.
I should wish to see them very good friends, and would, on no account, authorise in my girls the smallest degree of arrogance towards their relation; but still they cannot be equals.
Planchet had with his equals the short speech and the haughty familiarity of the rich shopkeeper who serves everybody and waits for nobody.
Not when I brought thee' - Kim actually dared to use the tum of equals - 'a white stallion's pedigree that night?
I was ready to drop any easy company of equals to approach that interesting man with every mental deference.
We must feel that every addition to your father's society, among his equals or superiors, may be of use in diverting his thoughts from those who are beneath him.
Now those things in which a city should be one are of different sorts, and in preserving an alternate reciprocation of power between these, the safety thereof consists (as I have already mentioned in my treatise on Morals), for amongst freemen and equals this is absolutely necessary; for all cannot govern at the same time, but either by the year, or according to some other regulation or time, by which means every one in his turn will be in office; as if the shoemakers and carpenters should exchange occupations, and not always be employed in the same calling.
He was equable and not cringing with his superiors, was free and ingratiating in his behavior with his equals, and was contemptuously indulgent with his inferiors.
Marianne's abilities were, in many respects, quite equal to Elinor's.
The union is composed of seven coequal and sovereign states, and each state or province is a composition of equal and independent cities.
It is the character bestowed on them by the laws under which they live; and it will not be denied, that these are the proper criterion; because it is only under the pretext that the laws have transformed the negroes into subjects of property, that a place is disputed them in the computation of numbers; and it is admitted, that if the laws were to restore the rights which have been taken away, the negroes could no longer be refused an equal share of representation with the other inhabitants.
Our Soldiers and Lowest Classes of Workmen are Triangles with two equal sides, each about eleven inches long, and a base or third side so short (often not exceeding half an inch) that they form at their vertices a very sharp and formidable angle.