|Qualities that are comparable.|
No comparison between the two books.
|Examine and note the similarities or differences of.|
John compared his haircut to his friend's.
We compared notes after we had both seen the movie.
This car does not compare with our line of Mercedes.
|Consider or describe as similar, equal, or analogous.|
We can compare the Han dynasty to the Romans.
You cannot equate success in financial matters with greed.