Definition of equalizer
: one that equalizes: such asa : a score that ties a gameb : an electronic device (as in a sound-reproducing system) used to adjust response to different audio frequencies
Examples of equalizer in a Sentence
He scored the equalizer in the 60th minute.
Recent Examples of equalizer from the Web
Seattle forward Nahomi Kawasumi gave the Reign a 2-1 lead in the 81st minute, but FCKC’s Maegan Kelly scored the late equalizer (her first career goal) past Seattle goalie Haley Kopmeyer in the 84th minute.
Lars Stindl stabs home Jonas Hector's cross for Germany's equalizer before the break.
There's also a ton of voice-morphing features and an equalizer, along with the other Sound BlasterX staples.
Katz, a member of the 1964 U.S. Synchronized Swimming Performance Team in Tokyo and an acclaimed author and professor, performed the routine as evidence of her belief that swimming is the great equalizer.
Aside from the 18-year-old's equalizer, there were few positives for the U.S. to take away, and there is an injury worry, with John Brooks appearing to hurt his right thigh at the start of the second half.
But within seven minutes, Ronaldo was shaking his head and scowling after seeing an equalizer of individual brilliance.
Trailing, 1-0, in the first quarter, the Garnet Valley Jaguars (18-6) prowled for the equalizer, peppering Malone with three shots in one possession.
Dries Mertens gave Napoli hope in the second leg with a goal in the 24th minute, but Madrid hit back with an equalizer from Sergio Ramos, an own-goal by Mertens and a stoppage-time strike by Alvaro Morata.
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First Known Use of equalizer
EQUALIZER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of equalizer for English Language Learners
: something that makes people or things equal
sports : a score (such as a point, goal, or run) that ties a game
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