Synonyms of 'compare'
contrastDictionary, balance, weigh
Compare the two illustrations in Fig 60.
Phrasal verbscompare to something
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If you balance one thing against another, you consider its importance in relation to the other one.
She carefully tried to balance religious sensitivities against democratic freedom.
Thesaurus for compare from the Collins English Thesaurus
When you compare things, you consider them and discover the differences or similarities between them.