Meaning of “comparison” - Learner’s Dictionary

comparison

noun [ C, U ] us uk /kəmˈpærɪsən/
Extra Examples
I used to live in Norway so this country is warm by comparison.In comparison with his brothers, he's fairly poor.I used to work for myself so this job is sociable by comparison.His TV show is very tame in comparison with his live performances.In comparison with the other schools I saw, it seemed much stricter.

B2 something that compares two or more people or things, or the act of comparing them:

They published a comparison of schools in the area.
She's so tall that he looks tiny by/in comparison.
There's no comparison.

used to say that someone or something is much better than someone or something else

(Definition of “comparison” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)