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equivalence

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of equivalence

  1. the state or fact of being exactly the same in number, amount, status, or quality <moviegoers who mistakenly believe that there is an equivalence between the personality of an actor and that of his character> Synonyms coequality, coordinateness, equality, equivalency, par, parity, sameness Related Words comparability, compatibility, correlation, correspondence; alikeness, community, likeness, parallelism, resemblance, similarity, similitude; exchangeability, interchangeability; identicalness, identity Near Antonyms difference, disagreement, discrepancy, disparateness, disparity, distinction, distinctiveness, distinctness, divergence, diverseness, diversity; incompatibility; dissimilarity, unlikeness Antonyms imparity, inequality, nonequivalence





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