on (a) par with

idiom

: at the same level or standard as (someone or something else)
The new version of the software is on a par with the old one.
His new book is on par with his bestsellers.

Examples of on (a) par with in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web That would put this season on par with some of the most active on record, including 2020, where there were so many storms the National Hurricane Center ran out of names and had to switch to an alternate list of Greek letters. Alex Harris, Miami Herald, 4 Apr. 2024 To put things in perspective, that figure puts the platform on par with such unglamorous mid-range technology businesses as Chewy, an online pet-food purveyor, and Klaviyo, an e-mail-marketing company. Kyle Chayka, The New Yorker, 3 Apr. 2024 The studios’ profit margin is on a par with last year. Nick Vivarelli, Variety, 3 Apr. 2024 For the past couple of years, Apple has commanded a premium valuation on par with Microsoft’s. Jeran Wittenstein, Fortune, 16 Mar. 2024 The Tower 300 performed on par with other MicroATX cases, with its CPU temperature solid and its GPU temperatures taking second place despite the lack of intake fans. PCMAG, 27 Mar. 2024 Mifepristone’s safety is on par with those of common over-the-counter pain relievers like ibuprofen and acetaminophen, studies show. Jen Christensen, CNN, 25 Mar. 2024 But an artist with a legacy like Shakira’s, on par with anglophone pop titans Taylor Swift and Beyoncé, should get to define her own eras accordingly. Suzy Exposito, Rolling Stone, 22 Mar. 2024 Japanese women now work in shares that are about on a par with Australia, although some nations like Canada still have higher working-age female labor force participation. Jeanna Smialek, New York Times, 21 Mar. 2024

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“On (a) par with.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/on%20%28a%29%20par%20with. Accessed 17 Apr. 2024.

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