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Synonyms for par

below or under par: inferior


on a par with


  • equal to
  • the same as
  • much the same as
  • well-matched with

Synonyms for par

something, as a type, number, quantity, or degree, that represents a midpoint between extremes on a scale of valuation

the state of being equivalent

Synonyms for par

(golf) the standard number of strokes set for each hole on a golf course, or for the entire course

Related Words

a state of being essentially equal or equivalent

make a score (on a hole) equal to par

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In a strange game that's becoming par for the course when these two meet, the Ducks rallied with three goals in the third period for a 6-5 victory Wednesday in front of a sellout crowd of 17,174 at the Pond.
More than 90 percent of people use their cars for holiday travel, and they know that endless lines of traffic, snow-covered freeways and other delays are par for the course.
At Real these sort of comments are par for the course.
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Failed Tory candidate Fiona Buxton, 36, said: "Most women candidates in the Conservatives view this as par for the course.
Suffice it to say that Ryland's recent announcement of a 13% increase in new orders and a comparable increase in backlog for Q1 of 2003, due to a surge of orders in the West and Southeast regions of the US, are par for the course.