Die Übersetzung von "compare" - Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch


verb /kəmˈpeə/

to put (things etc) side by side in order to see to what extent they are the same or different

If you compare his work with hers you will find hers more accurate
This is a good essay compared with your last one.

to describe as being similar to

comparer (à)
She compared him to a monkey.

to be near in standard or quality

se comparer
He just can’t compare with Mozart.
comparable /ˈkompərəbl/ adjective

of the same kind, on the same scale etc

The houses were not at all comparable in size.
comparative /kəmˈpӕrətiv/ adjective

judged by comparing with something else

the comparative quiet of the suburbs.

(of an adjective or adverb used in comparisons) between positive and superlative, as the following underlined words

a bigger book
a better man
Blacker is a comparative adjective
(also noun) What is the comparative of ‘bad’?
comparatively adverb

This house was comparatively cheap.
comparison /kəmˈpӕrisn/ noun

(an act of) comparing

There’s no comparison between Beethoven and pop music
Living here is cheap in comparison with London.
compare with is used to bring out similarities and differences between two things of the same type: He compared his pen with mine and decided mine was better. compare to is used when pointing out a similarity between two different things: Stars are often compared to diamonds.

(Die Übersetzung von "compare" von PASSWORT Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)