Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L.comparare, fr. compar, like or equal to another; com-, + par, equal: cf. F. comparer,. See Pair Peer an equal, and cf. Compeer
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Fr.,—L. comparāre, to match, from com, together, parāre, to make or esteem equal—par, equal.
By moral means thou hast effected comparatively nothing.
"Beacon Lights of History, Volume V" by John Lord
Can you compare the Anglo-Saxon ideal of woman with that of other nations, the Romans for instance?
"English Literature" by William J. Long
Many a fine intellect still delights in his novels, though cultivated readers and critics differ as to their comparative merits.
"Beacon Lights of History, Volume XIII" by John Lord
Compare it with the Morning-Glory, Sunflower, and Bean.
"Outlines of Lessons in Botany, Part I; From Seed to Leaf" by Jane H. Newell
These principles and laws are comparatively few in number and comparatively simple.
"Analyzing Character" by Katherine M. H. Blackford and Arthur Newcomb
In only a few of the most prominent and comparatively simple responses is it even approximately known.
"How to Teach" by George Drayton Strayer and Naomi Norsworthy
Compare the testimony given by St. Matthew, St. Mark, St. Luke, and St. John; and state whether there is any real difference.
"The Harp of God" by J. F. Rutherford
The Murrumbidgee compared with other rivers.
"Three Expeditions into the Interior of Eastern Australia, Vol 2 (of 2)" by Thomas Mitchell
Saint Anthony's position was enviable compared with ours.
"Don Orsino" by F. Marion Crawford
My previous idea of a dug-out had been a fairly roomy sort of cave, somewhat damp, but comparatively comfortable.
"A Yankee in the Trenches" by R. Derby Holmes
Although, in all that garden fair,
Whate'er delight abode, or grew,
Flowers, and trees, and balmy air,
Fountains, and birds, and heaven blue
"Kadisha; Or, The First Jealousy" by Richard Doddridge Blackmore
Then again she comes to the curb
to call the ice-man, fish-man, and stands
shy, uncorseted, tucking in
stray ends of hair, and I compare her
to a fallen leaf.
"The Young Housewife" by William Carlos Williams
Well, there (O man, how light thy woes
Compared with mine—thou need'st must see!)
My wife, undaunted, greatly goes—
And leaves the orphans (seven!!!) to me!
"The Celebrated Woman - An Epistle" by Friedrich von Schiller
Soon dawn will break in the east.
Do not say "You start too early";
Crossing these blue hills adds nothing to one's years,
The landscape here is beyond compare.
"Huichang" by Mao Zedong
"Our loss was light," the paper said,
"Compared with damage to the Hun":
She was a widow, and she read
One name upon the list of dead
--Her son ---her only son.
"Light Loss" by John Le Gay Brereton
Yet in them both the Muses fair
And thought no earthly thing so rare,
That might with that fond twain compare,
When they were both united.
"Sir Hornbook" by Thomas Love Peacock
A look at how President Obama's federal spending compares to his recent predecessors, and how presidential priorities have shifted over time.
This is in response to Keith McAndrew's letter comparing President Obama to an Olympic swimmer.
Since every four years the Olympics is underway at the same time as the presidential politics is ramping up, it is timely to make a comparative analogy .
California gubernatorial candidate Jerry Brown has told a Jewish-rights group that he regrets recent remarks to a reporter in which he compared his rival's campaign tactics to Joseph Goebbels' Nazi propaganda.
Wolfgang Munchau has a column in today's Financial Times comparing the current eurozone crisis to the Thirty Years' War of 1618–1648.
COMPARE Andromeda 's Hero TO.
Cook Medical's Ongoing Zilver PTX Trial Data Show Higher Freedom From Target Lesion Revascularization (TLR) Rates Compared to Angioplasty and Bare Metal Stenting After Three Years.
Study Compares Survival Rates for Bypass Surgery and Angioplasty Among Different Types of Patients.
Reported rapes in Minneapolis are up about 15 percent this year compared to last year.
Comparing mind is probably nowhere more present than on hot summer day at the beach.
The Body Mass Index (BMI) is a measurement tool that compares your height to your weight and gives you an indication of whether you are overweight, underweight or at a healthy weight for your height.
Keith Olbermann compares himself to an expensive chandelier to David Letterman.
A weekly look at how much consumers like a major advertising campaign compared with other ads rated by this poll — and how effective they think the ads are in helping to sell the product.
Both rigid PCB shipments and bookings off in August compared to same period last year.
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We run the 1048576 shuﬄes a second time and compare the two sets of results. • We also use the same shuﬄes to calculate the statistical signiﬁcance for the recall metric, and compare this signiﬁcance value with the signiﬁcance value found for recall analytically by the sign test.
More accurate tests for the statistical significance of result differences
The hardness scale has been shown11 to be a much more appropriate scale than the jet energy Ejet when comparing jets embedded in a three-jet environment, i.e. when comparing biased jets, as opposed to the unbiased jets discussed in sections 1-3.
Jet Structure Studies at LEP and HERA
Kunihiro 6) recalled the old problem of Gasser and Leutwyler 8) that when comparing the LσM with the Li parameters of chiral perturbation theory (χP T ), they noted by that L6 is predicted to be 6 compared to the experimental 16.5 ± 1.5.
Summary talk at the conference on the sigma resonance
MeV which is comparable to estimates of the gap ∆; the CFL phase occurs when ∆ is large compared to all differences between Fermi momenta.
Color Superconductivity in Compact Stars
We assume that the ionization front is thin compared with the effective thickness h of the ionized ﬂow and that h in turn is small compared with Rh .
Photoevaporating flows from the cometary knots in the Helix nebula (NGC 7293)