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compare
British English: /kəmˈpɛː/
American English: /kəmˈpɛr/

Translation of compare in German:

transitive verb

  • 1
    vergleichen (to, with mit)
    compare two/three etc. things
    zwei/drei usw. Dinge [miteinander] vergleichen
    compared with or to somebody/something
    verglichen mit od. im Vergleich zu jemandem/etwas
    X is not to be compared to Y
    X lässt sich nicht mit Y vergleichen
    compare notes about something
    Erfahrungen über etwas Akk. austauschen
  • 2 (Linguistics)
    komparieren [specialist]

intransitive verb

  • sich vergleichen lassen

noun

  • [literary]beyond or without compare lovely beyond compare
    unvergleichlich od. einmalig reizvoll

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