I. WORDS EXPRESSING ABSTRACT RELATIONS

III. QUANTITY

2. COMPARATIVE QUANTITY

[Sameness of quantity or degree] Equality.

[Antonyms: inequality.]

[Nouns] equality, parity, coextension, symmetry, balance, poise; evenness, monotony, level.

equivalence; equipollence, equipoise, equilibrium, equiponderance; par, quits, a wash; not a pin to choose; distinction without a difference, six of one and half a dozen of the other; tweedle dee and tweedle dum; identity [more]; similarity [more].

equalization, equation; equilibration, coordination, adjustment, readjustment.

drawn game, drawn battle; neck and neck race; tie, draw, standoff, dead heat.

match, peer, compeer, equal, mate, fellow, brother; equivalent.

[Verbs] be equal; equal, match, reach, keep pace with, run abreast; come to, amount to, come up to; be on a level with, lie on a level with; balance; cope with; come to the same thing.

render equal; equalize, level, dress, balance, equate, handicap, give points, spot points, handicap, trim, adjust, poise; fit, accommodate; adapt (render accordant) [more]; strike a balance; establish equality, restore equality, restore equilibrium; readjust; stretch on the bed of Procrustes.

[Adjectives] equal, even, level, monotonous, coequal, symmetrical, coordinate; on a par with, on a level with, on a footing with; up to the mark; equiparant.

equivalent, tantamount; indistinguishable; quits; homologous; synonymous [more]; resolvable into, convertible, much at one, as broad as long, neither more nor less; much the same as, the same thing as, as good as; all one, all the same; equipollent, equiponderant, equiponderous, equibalanced; equalized; drawn; half and half; isochronal, isochronous, isoperimetric, isoperimetrical; isobath, isobathic.

[Adverbs] equally; pari passu, ad eundum, caeteris paribus; in equilibrio; to all intents and purposes.

[Phrases] it comes to the same thing, it amounts to the same thing; what is sauce for the goose is sauce for the gander.

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