Antonyms for equal

Antonyms for (verb) equal

Main entry: be, equal

Definition: be identical or equivalent to

Usage: One dollar equals 1,000 rubles these days!

Antonyms: differ

Definition: be different

Antonyms for (adj) equal

Main entry: equal

Definition: having the same quantity, value, or measure as another

Usage: on equal terms; all men are equal before the law

Antonyms: unequal

Definition: poorly balanced or matched in quantity or value or measure

Antonyms: open, open up

Definition: cause to open or to become open

Antonyms: open, open up

Definition: become open

Antonyms: open

Definition: display the contents of a file or start an application as on a computer

Antonyms: open

Definition: begin or set in action, of meetings, speeches, recitals, etc.

Antonyms: open, open up

Definition: start to operate or function or cause to start operating or functioning

Antonyms: distant

Definition: separated in space or coming from or going to a distance

Antonyms: distant, remote

Definition: far apart in relevance or relationship or kinship

Antonyms: set up, put up, raise, rear, erect

Definition: construct, build, or erect

Antonyms: isotonic

Definition: of or involving muscular contraction in which tension is constant while length changes

Antonyms: uneven

Definition: not even or uniform as e.g. in shape or texture

Antonyms: uneven, odd

Definition: not divisible by two

Antonyms: leaky

Definition: permitting the unwanted passage of fluids or gases

Antonyms: loose

Definition: not tight; not closely constrained or constricted or constricting

Antonyms: untied, unfastened

Definition: not tied

Main entry: equal, adequate

Definition: having the requisite qualities or resources to meet a task

Usage: she had adequate training; her training was adequate; she was adequate to the job; he was equal to the task

Antonyms: unequal, inadequate

Definition: lacking the requisite qualities or resources to meet a task

Antonyms: incapable

Definition: (followed by `of') lacking capacity or ability

Antonyms: incapable

Definition: (followed by `of') not having the temperament or inclination for

Antonyms: incompetent

Definition: not qualified or suited for a purpose

Antonyms: unqualified, incompetent

Definition: legally not qualified or sufficient

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