compared to

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variants: or compared with

Definition of compared to

: in relation to (something else) : measured or judged against (something else) I'm a slob compared to my roommate. This rain is nothing compared to what we got yesterday. Today's quiz was easy compared with the last one.

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compare apples and/to/with oranges

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compare notes

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“Compared to.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/compared%20to. Accessed 28 Sep. 2021.

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