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tantamount

adjective
 
 
/ˈtæntəmaʊnt/
be tantamount to sth to be almost as bad as something else: Resignation would be tantamount to admitting he was guilty.Being or appearing similar or the same
Translations of “tantamount”
in Spanish equivalente a…
in French équivalent à…
in German gleichbedutend…
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