Associations to the word «Equate»


EQUATE, verb. To consider equal, to state as being equivalent.
EQUATE, verb. (mathematics) To set as equal.

Dictionary definition

EQUATE, verb. Consider or describe as similar, equal, or analogous; "We can compare the Han dynasty to the Romans"; "You cannot equate success in financial matters with greed".
EQUATE, verb. Be equivalent or parallel, in mathematics.
EQUATE, 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".

Wise words

Don't use words too big for the subject. Don't say "infinitely" when you mean "very"; otherwise you'll have no word left when you want to talk about something really infinite.
C. S. Lewis