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comparison

Pronunciation: /kəmˈpærəsən; kəmˈpærɪsən/

Translation of comparison in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • 1.1 u and c 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 las comparaciones son odiosas
    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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