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equal

e·qual

equal

 
 
pronunciation:
i kwl
parts of speech:
adjective, verb
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: having the same value, measure, or amount as something else.
The two sisters are of equal height.
synonyms:
equivalent, identical
antonyms:
different
similar words:
alike, level, same, similar
definition 2: the same for everyone.
We all have an equal chance of winning the game.
similar words:
democratic, equivalent, even, fair, same, uniform
 
part of speech: verb
inflections: equaled, equaling, equals
definition: to be the same as or equal to.
Two plus two equals four.
derivation: equaled (adj.)
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