Definition of EQUATE

to regard or represent as equal or comparable <a value system that equates money with success>
Synonyms compare, liken
to describe as similar <you're being silly when you equate the talent of that pop star with the musical genius of Mozart>
Antonyms contrast
to make equal in amount, degree, or status <you'll stop running up debts when you start equating what you spend with what you earn>
Synonyms balance, equate, even, level
Near Antonyms disequilibrate

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