Comparable Definition

kŏmpər-ə-bəl, -prə-bəl
adjective
That can be compared.
Webster's New World
Worthy of comparison.
Webster's New World
Similar or equivalent.
Pianists of comparable ability.
American Heritage
The definition of comparable is two or more people or things that are similar to each other.
The effect that acetaminophen and ibuprofen have on headaches is an example of comparable.
YourDictionary
(mathematics) Constituting a pair in a particular partial order.
Six and forty-two are comparable in the divides order, but six and nine are not.
Wiktionary
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noun

Something suitable for comparison.

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Other Word Forms of Comparable

Noun

Singular:
comparable
Plural:
comparables

Origin of Comparable

  • From Middle French comparable.

    From Wiktionary

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