Übersetzung von “compare” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch


verbcompare /kəmˈpɛər/
transitive to examine two or more things in order to find similarities and differences

We're comparing the two poems.
Nous comparons les deux poèmes.

to compare girls' math scores with boys'
comparer les notes de maths des filles à celles des garçons

You're easy to talk to, compared to Katie.
C'est facile de te parler, si on compare avec Katie.
transitive-intransitive to say sb or sth is as good or bad as another

I'm not comparing him to Albert Einstein.
Je ne le compare pas à Albert Einstein.
doesn't compare
is not as good as
ne soutient pas la comparaison

We tried the new wine, but it doesn't compare.
Nous avons goûté le vin nouveau mais il ne soutient pas la comparaison.
How does sth compare with ... ?
used to ask if sth is better or worse than sth else
Est-ce que qqch est comparable à... ?

How does it compare with your old car?
Est-ce qu'elle est comparable à ton ancienne voiture ?

(Übersetzung von “compare” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)


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.

(Übersetzung von “compare” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)