Associations to the word «Equal»


EQUAL, adjective. (not comparable) The same in all respects.
EQUAL, adjective. (mathematics) (not comparable) Exactly identical, having the same value.
EQUAL, adjective. (obsolete) Fair, impartial.
EQUAL, adjective. (comparable) Adequate; sufficiently capable or qualified.
EQUAL, adjective. (obsolete) Not variable; equable; uniform; even.
EQUAL, adjective. (music) Intended for voices of one kind only, either all male or all female; not mixed.
EQUAL, verb. (mathematics) To be equal to, to have the same value as; to correspond to.
EQUAL, verb. To be equivalent to; to match
EQUAL, verb. (informal) To have as its consequence.
EQUAL, noun. A person or thing of equal status to others.
EQUAL, noun. (obsolete) State of being equal; equality.
EQUAL MARRIAGE, noun. Used other than as an idiom: see equal,‎ marriage.
EQUAL MARRIAGE, noun. Marriage equality; the acceptance of same-sex as well as heterosexual marriages.
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY, adjective. Alternative spelling of equal-opportunity
EQUAL RIGHTS, noun. The concept that every person is to be treated equally by the law.
EQUAL SIGN, noun. A symbol ( = ) used in mathematics to indicate that two values are the same, and elsewhere in various other ways, such as (formerly) to separate the signature from the content of a telegram.
EQUAL SIGNS, noun. Plural of equal sign
EQUAL WEIGHT, noun. A weighting that gives the same weight (or importance) to two or more options

Dictionary definition

EQUAL, noun. A person who is of equal standing with another in a group.
EQUAL, verb. Be identical or equivalent to; "One dollar equals 1,000 rubles these days!".
EQUAL, verb. Be equal to in quality or ability; "Nothing can rival cotton for durability"; "Your performance doesn't even touch that of your colleagues"; "Her persistence and ambition only matches that of her parents".
EQUAL, verb. Make equal, uniform, corresponding, or matching; "let's equalize the duties among all employees in this office"; "The company matched the discount policy of its competitors".
EQUAL, adjective. Having the same quantity, value, or measure as another; "on equal terms"; "all men are equal before the law".
EQUAL, adjective. Having the requisite qualities or resources to meet a task; "she had adequate training"; "her training was adequate"; "she was adequate to the job"; "he was equal to the task".

Wise words

The most important things are the hardest things to say. They are the things you get ashamed of because words diminish your feelings - words shrink things that seem timeless when they are in your head to no more than living size when they are brought out.
Stephen King