verb (used with object), e·quat·ed, e·quat·ing.
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OTHER WORDS FROM equatee·quat·a·bil·i·ty, noune·quat·a·ble, adjectiveun·e·quat·ed, adjective
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In August, a statement by National Counterintelligence and Security Center Director William Evanina equated Russia’s interference efforts with those of China’s and Iran’s, and even put the China section first.What to make of the DHS whistleblower’s shocking complaint|Alex Ward|September 11, 2020|Vox
The stereotypical nonprofit fundraiser equates to old-fashioned and expensive, with a seat at a table costing hundreds or even thousands of dollars to swig Champagne with the barons of society.How nonprofits are catering to millennials and rethinking the charity gala for younger generations|Rachel King|September 7, 2020|Fortune
So if a utility produces a million units of energy and emits 500,000 metric tons of carbon emissions in the process at the social cost of $50 per ton, that equates to $25 million more in fees on the power company.Environment Report: One Way to Force Companies to Emit Less Carbon|MacKenzie Elmer|August 10, 2020|Voice of San Diego
Unfortunately, many business owners only equate their brand to its visual identity, its tagline, and its logo.How to plan your social media strategy for any business|Sumeet Anand|June 24, 2020|Search Engine Watch
Even Vivek Murthy cautions against equating aloneness with loneliness.Is There Really a “Loneliness Epidemic”? (Ep. 407)|Stephen J. Dubner|February 27, 2020|Freakonomics
Producers often tend to equate harder-hitting crime stories with a city setting – from Cracker and Prime Suspect to Luther.British Crime Dramas Explore the Dark Side of Small Town Life|Soraya Roberts|September 13, 2013|DAILY BEAST
It may be hard to equate John Kerry now with the same man in 2004 and 1971.Kerry vs. Kerry? It’s Not Simply Partisan Hypocrisy on Syria|Jamelle Bouie|September 6, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Those ships he speaks of equate to jobs at shipyards, the planes to jobs at Boeing/Lockeed/etc.
Standard courses in economics talk about the law of demand and supply, where prices are determined to equate the two.
It takes a strange mentality to equate that with a seriously ill human being.
In other words, taxes and profits, by the operation of the laws of human nature, constantly tend to equate themselves.
Plato had the ideal of an education which should equate individual realization and social coherency and stability.Democracy and Education|John Dewey
It is a more serious difficulty that Paul knows of no Longobardic king with a name which we can equate with Sceaf.Beowulf|R. W. Chambers
Thousands of differences perplex the attempt to equate the measure of moral desert to men.Theoretical Ethics|Milton Valentine
Casembe sat before his hut on a equate seat placed on lion and leopard skins.