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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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be equal to

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be as good as

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

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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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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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Collins, she thought with equal certainty, and with considerable, though not equal, pleasure.
As far as walking, talking, and contriving reached, she was thoroughly benevolent, and nobody knew better how to dictate liberality to others; but her love of money was equal to her love of directing, and she knew quite as well how to save her own as to spend that of her friends.
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.
What satire on government can equal the severity of censure conveyed in the word politic, which now for ages has signified cunning, intimating that the State is a trick?
Augment the mass a thousand fold, it cannot begin to crush us, as long as reaction is equal to action.
And if Dawra should seem unwilling to lend Brown Bull, tell him that he may come with it himself, and that he shall receive here land equal to his own, a chariot worth thirty- six cows, and he shall have my friendship ever after.
SOCRATES: And are there not these four divisions in the figure, each of which is equal to the figure of four feet?
SOCRATES: And now I add another square equal to the former one?
But, inasmuch as it is equally necessary to take into account the deviation which the rotary motion of the earth will impart to the shot, and as the shot cannot reach the moon until after a deviation equal to 16 radii of the earth, which, calculated upon the moon's orbit, are equal to about eleven degrees, it becomes necessary to add these eleven degrees to those which express the retardation of the moon just mentioned: that is to say, in round numbers, about sixty-four degrees.
They have even calculated," continued the imperturbable Barbicane, "that the shock of each meteor on the sun ought to produce a heat equal to that of 4,000 masses of coal of an equal bulk.
It is equal to that produced by the combustion of a stratum of coal surrounding the sun to a depth of forty-seven miles.
Reflecting on this case, it occurred to me that if the Melipona had made its spheres at some given distance from each other, and had made them of equal sizes and had arranged them symmetrically in a double layer, the resulting structure would probably have been as perfect as the comb of the hive-bee.
Honest and truthful in intellectual matters, he could not even think that men are equal.
The position was one of misery for all three; and not one of them would have been equal to enduring this position for a single day, if it had not been for the expectation that it would change, that it was merely a temporary painful ordeal which would pass over.
They tell you of the Old World; as if the Lord had not the power and the will to create the universe in a day, or as if he had not bestowed his gifts with an equal hand, though not with an equal mind, or equal wisdom, have they been received and used.