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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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"We are excited to be working with Above Par Ladies Activewear to manufacture their golf skirt activewear for women.
Given all this, it appears that Obama is performing above par relative to the broader negative political climate, although the reason is not clear.
In rankings among the top environmental law journals, the Journal of Land Use and Environmental Law performed at or above par with well-regarded specialty journals such as UCLA Journal of Environmental Law & Policy, Tulane Environmental Law Journal, Pace Environmental Law Review, Natural Resources Journal, and Natural Resources and the Environment.
The shot that he dropped sent him back above par but he's in a tenacious mood this week and by the par-five fifth he had got it back.
Indeed, all of the illustrations are well above par, and include color maps and drawings by notable artists like Howard Pyle.
Apple Computer bucked the PC industry's downward trend by reported 37% growth, and Microsoft stayed well above par with a sales rise of 18%.
The problem the investment banker is unlikely to highlight to the issuer up front, however, is that this subsequent debt issued significantly above par almost always must carry a 10-15 basis-point yield enhancement in order to attract buyers.
''When the rapid cancellation subsides, the net asset value will rise above par value again,'' he said.
If the market rate is less than the coupon rate, the bond will trade above par (at a premium).
The amount of the price which is above par (103.79 minus 100.00) is the premium, which equals $37,900 on a $1 million bond in this example.
James was well above par as far as fellow golfers were concerned Colleagues clubbed together to honour the service of an above par popular figure back in 1988.
The company will pay USD1,000 in cash for each USD1,000 principal amount of Notes and may choose to pay any premium above par value in cash or in common stock.
Overall mortgage lending was recorded at GBP27.1bn, slightly down compared to GBP28.1bn in 2014, but above par share at 13.4%.
VERDICT: not quite the same pizazz as on Virgin Atlantic long haul, but pretty good for under 90 quid and well above par if you're taking your golf clubs to Scotland.