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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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Because many investors prefer not to pay a price above par, underwriters may prefer to be paid from the principal.
Blue Bunting's winning mark of 121 falls below the 123 of top recent winners Midday (2010) and Peeping Fawn (2007), rating alongside the likes of Alexandrova (2006) and Islington's first Yorkshire Oaks in 2002 as slightly above par.
While many of us would like to think that our skills in the kitchen are above par, who would not relish the opportunity to take part in cookery classes run by a top chef?
fair way to do it Bradley Park professional and next captain of the Professional Golfers' Association Parnell Reilly with Gina Fielding (left) and Mandy Barwick, of the Forget Me Not Trust FUNDRAISERS are feeling above par after a golf professional decided to raise cash for them.
The US singer proved well above par by beating a range of top celebrities including Will Smith (21%), BeyoncA Knowles (19%) and Ant and Dec (8%).
The interest rate is high but the price is above par.
FUND-RAISERS had a swinging time as they set about putting a local charity well above par.
The Portrush star took time out before the Irish Open to make kids at Our Lady's Hospital in Crumlin, South Dublin, feel above par.
7% A Mostly Flat Day Sees Stocks Capitulate to Selling Stocks finished the day down after trading just slightly above par for most of the day.
The same applies to Sterne, the South African having made all seven cuts this year with only four rounds from 28 above par.
The Welsh National Opera is one of the best music companies in the world and once again it did not disappoint with a well above par performance.