Dictionary

equality

noun equal·i·ty \i-ˈkwä-lə-tē\

: the quality or state of being equal : the quality or state of having the same rights, social status, etc.

plural equal·i·ties

Full Definition of EQUALITY

1
:  the quality or state of being equal
2
:  equation 2a

Examples of EQUALITY

  1. the ideals of liberty and equality
  2. <it's absurd to suggest that there's an equality in the evil committed by the Nazis and the crimes of the government of that Asian country>

First Known Use of EQUALITY

15th century

Other Mathematics and Statistics Terms

abscissa, denominator, divisor, equilateral, exponent, hypotenuse, logarithm, oblique, radii, rhomb

Rhymes with EQUALITY

Browse

2 ENTRIES FOUND:
Next Word in the Dictionary: equality signPrevious Word in the Dictionary: equalitarianAll Words Near: equality
May 24, 2015
erudite Hear it
learned or pedantic
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears