Comparable Com"pa*ra*ble, a. [L. comparabilis: cf. F. comparable.] Capable of being compared; worthy of comparison. [1913 Webster]

There is no blessing of life comparable to the enjoyment of a discreet and virtuous friend. --Addison. -- {Com"pa*ra*ble*ness}, n. -- {Com"pa*ra*bly}, adv. [1913 Webster]

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  • comparably — com|pa|ra|bly [ˈkɔmpərəbli US ˈka:m ] adv in a similar way or to a similar degree ▪ comparably priced products …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • comparably — adverb in a similar way or to a similar degree: Earnings have risen comparably in the industrial sector …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • comparably — comparable ► ADJECTIVE 1) able to be likened to another; similar. 2) of equivalent quality. DERIVATIVES comparability noun comparably adverb …   English terms dictionary

  • comparably — adverb in a comparable manner or to a comparable degree you will have to work comparably harder • Ant: ↑incomparably • Derived from adjective: ↑comparable …   Useful english dictionary

  • comparably — adverb see comparable …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • comparably — See comparability. * * * …   Universalium

  • comparably — adverb In a comparable manner …   Wiktionary

  • comparably — com|pa|ra|bly [ kamp(ə)rəbli ] adverb in a similar way, or to a similar degree …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • comparably — adv. in a comparable manner …   English contemporary dictionary

  • comparably — com·pa·ra·bly …   English syllables

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