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parallel

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of parallel

  1. 1 a point which two or more things share in common <her professor pointed out some parallels between the two novels> Synonyms commonality, common denominator, congruity, correspondence, similarity, resemblance, similitudeRelated Words counterpart, equal, equivalent; analogy; homologyNear Antonyms difference, discrepancy; deviance, divergence, incongruence, incongruity; change, modification, variationAntonyms dissimilarity

  2. 2 one that is equal to another in status, achievement, or value <an advance that is without parallel in the history of virology> Synonyms coequal, compeer, coordinate, counterpart, equivalent, fellow, like, match, equal, peer, rivalRelated Words analogue (or analog); double, half, mate, twin; associate, colleague, companion, copartner, partner; competitor




parallel

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of parallel

  1. to be the exact counterpart of <developments in the television show paralleled those in the lead actor's real life> Synonyms correspond (to), equal, matchRelated Words blend (with), conform (to), coordinate (with), go (with), harmonize (with); complement, supplement; counterbalance, counterpoise; echo, image, mirror, repeat; add up (to), amount (to), approach, come (to), near; measure (up), partake (of), rival, suggest





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