equalled equalled

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a person who is of equal standing with another in a group
  2. (v) be identical or equivalent to
  3. (v) be equal to in quality or ability
  4. (v) make equal, uniform, corresponding, or matching
  5. (adj) having the same quantity, value, or measure as another
  6. (adj) having the requisite qualities or resources to meet a task

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  1. Tokyo's obsession with Washington's opinion is generally only equalled by its obliviousness towards Japan's reputation in the rest of Asia.
  2. In many cases, concerns could not repay loans, whose interest in less than six years equalled the entire principal.
  3. Five other Olympic records were equalled or broken.

News

  • Four-goal Armenia stun Denmark

    Armenia equalled the biggest win in the country's history as they claimed a resounding 4-0 victory against Denmark to deal a huge blow to the hosts' hopes of qualifying for the World Cup.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Soccer365

Quotes

  1. Wilson said: "I've always loved George Gershwin. The earliest music I remember hearing is 'Rhapsody In Blue'. He had a gift for melody that nobody has ever equalled yet his music is timeless and always accessible."
    on Oct 9, 2009 By: Brian Wilson Source: Digital Spy

  2. "If we won the World Cup and I equalled the caps record in the final, that would be an amazing way to finish, but I'd still find it hard to walk away from playing," Beckham said. "Even if that dream came true, I'd still make myself available...
    on Nov 20, 2009 By: David Beckham Source: Times Online

  3. "I'm at least happy I kept a clean sheet and played my 112th match for Holland and equalled the record," added Van der Sar.
    on Jun 21, 2006 By: Edwin van der Sar Source: BBC Sport

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