Meaning of “equate to sth” in the English Dictionary

british dictionary

"equate to sth " in Business English

See all translations

equate to sth

phrasal verb with equate uk /ɪˈkweɪt/ us verb [ T ]

to be equal to a particular price, number, or amount:

The £800m drop in profits equated to a 3% loss of market share for the group.

(Definition of “equate to sth ” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

Need a translator?

Translator tool

Get a quick, free translation!