Synonyms and Antonyms of equate
1 to regard or represent as equal or comparable a value system that equates money with success Synonyms of equate compare, liken Words Related to equate associate, connect, correlate, identify, join, link, match, relate; group, lump (together); assort, categorize, class, classify, grade, group, sort Near Antonyms of equate differentiate, discern, discriminate, distinguish, separate
2 to describe as similar you're being silly when you equate the talent of that pop star with the musical genius of Mozart Synonyms of equate analogize, assimilate, bracket, compare, likenWords Related to equate associate, connect, couple, link; allude, refer, relate; equal, match, parallelAntonyms of equate contrast
3 to make equal in amount, degree, or status you'll stop running up debts when you start equating what you spend with what you earn Synonyms of equate balance, equalize, even, levelWords Related to equate equilibrate, equipoise; accommodate, adjust, compensate, fit; counterbalance; homogenize, normalize, regularize, standardize; democratizeNear Antonyms of equate disequilibrate
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