Its experience and current difficulties are paralleled by those of intentional societies around the world.
The rise of equipment purchases has paralleled an apparent increase in local SWAT teams, but reliable numbers are hard to come by.
It paralleled a much happier time when he carried her around after she twisted her ankle, back in Season 4.
Certainly, it paralleled the brutal end that the Red Viper found despite his nearly flawless pursuit of personal justice.
Now we paralleled the river, beyond whose far edge grew many slender-trunked nara trees; apparently they were Japanese oaks.
He paralleled the policeman's course, and from the next corner again watched him go by; then he returned the way he had come.
The bitterness in his voice was paralleled by the bitterness reflected in his face.
But in many similar mistakes the ingenious Mr. Kelly has been paralleled by other speculators.
This proverb, the meaning of which is obvious enough, is paralleled in all languages.
But things had gone with him most unfortunately,—with a misfortune that had never been paralleled.
1540s, from Middle French parallèle (16c.) and directly from Latin parallelus, from Greek parallelos "parallel," from para allelois "beside one another," from para- "beside" (see para- (1)) + allelois "each other," from allos "other" (see alias). As a noun from 1550s. Parallel bars as gymnastics apparatus are recorded from 1868.
1590s, from parallel (n.).
Adjective Of or relating to lines or surfaces that are separated everywhere from each other by the same distance.
Noun Any of the imaginary lines encircling the Earth's surface parallel to the plane of the equator, used to represent degrees of latitude. See illustration at longitude.