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matching

adjective

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matching

verb
present participle of match

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1 to be the exact counterpart of
  • does this handbag's shade of blue match my navy blue pants?
  • the rare blood type that exactly matched that of the transplant recipient

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2 to give in marriage
  • they were happy to match their daughter to a man from a good family

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3 to produce something equal to (as in quality or value)
  • no one has ever been able to match that novel for its portrayal of the horrors of war

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The first known use of matching was in 1630

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“Matching.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/matching. Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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