comparison

suomi-englanti sanakirja

comparison englannista suomeksi

  1. vertailukelpoisuus

  2. vertailu

  1. Substantiivi

  2. vertailu

  3. samanlaisuus, samankaltaisuus

  4. komparaatio

comparison englanniksi

  1. The act of comparing or the state or process of being compared.

  2. (ux)

  3. (quote-journal)

  4. An evaluation of the similarities and differences of one or more things relative to some other or each other.

  5. 1841, (w), ''Warren Hastings''

  6. As sharp legal practitioners, no class of human beings can bear a comparison with them.
  7. 1850, (w), ''Notes on the Miracles of Our Lord''

  8. The miracles of our Lord and those of the Old Testament afford many interesting points of comparison.
  9. (RQ:Marshall Squire's Daughter)

  10. "I don't want to spoil any comparison you are going to make," said Jim, "but I was at Winchester and New College." ¶ "That will do," said Mackenzie. "I was dragged up at the workhouse school till I was twelve.(nb..)"
  11. With a negation, the state of being similar or alike.

  12. A feature in the morphology or syntax of some languages whereby adjectives and adverbs are inflected to indicate the relative degree of the property they define exhibited by the word or phrase they modify or describe.

  13. (uxi)

  14. That to which, or with which, a thing is compared, as being equal or like; illustration; similitude.

  15. (RQ:KJV)

  16. A simile.

  17. The faculty of the reflective group which is supposed to perceive resemblances and contrasts.

  18. (l) (instance of comparing two or more things)