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Synonyms for comparative
kəmˈpær ə tɪvcom·par·a·tive

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. comparative

    Synonyms:
    relatively, proportionately

    Antonyms:
    absolutely, actually, positively, superlatively

Princeton's WordNet

  1. comparative, comparative degreeadjective

    the comparative form of an adjective or adverb

    "`faster' is the comparative of the adjective `fast'"; "`less famous' is the comparative degree of the adjective `famous'"; "`more surely' is the comparative of the adverb `surely'"

    Synonyms:
    comparative degree

  2. comparativeadjective

    relating to or based on or involving comparison

    "comparative linguistics"

    Synonyms:
    relative

  3. relative, comparativeadjective

    estimated by comparison; not absolute or complete

    "a relative stranger"

    Synonyms:
    proportional, relative

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. comparativeadjective

    Synonyms:
    comparing, able to compare

  2. comparativeadjective

    Synonyms:
    judged by comparison, not positive, not absolute

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How to use comparative in a sentence?

  1. Lowy Institute:

    Levels of economic development or differences in political systems between countries had less of an impact on outcomes than often assumed or publicised, in general, countries with smaller populations, cohesive societies, and capable institutions have a comparative advantage in dealing with a global crisis such as a pandemic.

  2. Sandrine Perret:

    Order books are currently very large (and this) gives visibility and makes the group somewhat more resilient from the general economic cycle, it gives the aerospace sector a comparative advantage relative to others that are more sensitive to short-term business fluctuations.

  3. Chinese Embassy:

    Kazakhstani Health Department and other agencies are conducting comparative research and have not defined the nature of the pneumonia virus.

  4. Ashley Seifert:

    Will we one day be able to regenerate a human digit or even a limb ? Probably, but how long we need to wait is impossible to predict, one step in that direction will be when regenerative biology fully embraces new regenerative models, particularly certain species of mammals. This and comparative studies will help us understand how and why regeneration fails in some contexts and succeeds in others.

  5. Chinese Finance Minister Lou Jiwei:

    The AIIB needs to establish its comparative advantage relative to existing multilateral development banks like the World Bank, ...Compared with the Asian Development Bank, World Bank and other multilateral development banks, the AIIB's advantage lies in its keener understanding of the successful experience and lessons of developing countries' years of development.


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