comparisonnoun [C or U]uk /kəmˈpær.ɪ.sən/ us /kəmˈper.ɪ.sən/
comparison noun [C or U] (EXAMINING DIFFERENCES)
- You can't really draw a comparison between the two cases - they're entirely different.
- I thought I was badly treated but my experiences pale in comparison with yours.
- It was a tame film in comparison to some that she's made.
- The family emigrated to New Zealand in 1949, which seemed a wonderland in comparison with post-war England.
comparison noun [C or U] (CONSIDERING SIMILARITIES)