Translation of comparison in Spanish:

comparison

Pronunciation: /kəmˈpærəsən; kəmˈpærɪsən/

n

  • 1.1 uncountable or countable/no numerable o numerable comparación (feminine) there is no (point of) comparison between them no tienen (ni punto de) comparación, no hay (ni punto de) comparación entre ellos by/in comparison (with sth/sb) en comparación (con algo/algn) mine is cheap in comparison el mío es barato en comparación the old system doesn't bear o stand comparison with the new one no se puede comparar el viejo sistema con el nuevo, el viejo sistema no admite comparación con el nuevo comparisons are odious [set phrase/frase hecha] las comparaciones son odiosas
    More example sentences
    • The GMC drew a comparison between revalidation and the periodic assessments that airline pilots have to undergo.
    • Calls for more bank holidays always invite comparisons - usually with the Continent.
    • His potential and spiky energy have invited comparisons with some of the finest in Liverpool's history.
    1.2 [Linguistics/Lingüística] comparación (feminine) degrees of comparison grados (masculine plural) de comparación

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