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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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It is disturbing that the official from Defra did not realise this although that is probably par for the course with government departments these days.
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HAVING expensive childcare seems to be about par for the course in this country - after all, everything is expensive here.
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This suit is par for the course for branded pharmaceutical manufacturers attempting to keep patients from access to less expensive medications, even though their patents aren't applicable or will have expired.
By the sound of it removing her clothes in front of someone she barely knows is par for the course.