equate to

Definition of equate to

  1. :  to be the same as or similar to (something) :  to equal Disagreement doesn't equate to disloyalty.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to make equal :  equalize

    :  to make such an allowance or correction in as will reduce to a common standard or obtain a correct result

    :  to treat, represent, or regard as equal, equivalent, or comparable

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