Share this entry
equalize
American English: /ˈikwəˌlaɪz/
British English: /ˈiːkwəlʌɪz/

Translation of equalize in Spanish:

transitive verb

  • 1
    (pressure/weight)
    igualar
    Example sentences
    • For more than two decades, lawsuits to equalize school funding have been wending their way through the courts in 44 states.
    • This is extremely good value for money as the budget is used to equalise wealth throughout the EU with a higher share going to develop the poorer nations of Europe.
    • In a reply to a correspondent you further elaborate that the rate of profit is being equalized throughout the entire economy.
    Example sentences
    • The possible equalizing effect of public education would be lost.
    • That suggests that selection for recombination properties was sufficiently strong to overcome equalizing effects of migration even for such mobile organisms as fruit flies.
    • The second column in table 1 contains the results with a weighting scheme that equalizes the total effect of direct and second-order interactions.

intransitive verb

  • (Sport)
    empatar
    igualar el marcador
    Example sentences
    • Town fought back well with Chris Alderson scoring two goals to equalise.
    • Michael McGinn scored and they had a chance to equalise but Shipley scored again minutes from full time.
    • Ten minutes later they equalised when James Dunne scored from a corner kick.
Share this entry
 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.