Meaning of “pale in comparison” in the English Dictionary

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"pale in comparison" in British English

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pale in comparison

also pale beside sth/sb

to seem much less serious or important when compared with someone or something else:

I thought I was badly treated but my experiences pale in comparison with yours.

(Definition of “pale in comparison” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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