English version

equate

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishequatee‧quate /ɪˈkweɪt/ ●○○ AWL verb [transitive]  SAMEto consider that two things are similar or connectedequate something with something Most people equate wealth with success. equate to something→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
equateMeans-tested assistance is equated by the customer with second-class citizenship.They are wrong about equating decentralization with loss of control.Both groups reinforced a mutual worldview that equated leadership with brilliant, tough-minded, and decisive strategic insight and decision making.Invariably, people equate the color to comfort; they feel nurtured by it.The market ensures that the price equals the marginal benefit and the marginal cost, and hence equates the two.Presumably, the rational shareholder would do this up to the point at which marginal benefit was equated with marginal cost.equate something with somethingDon't equate criticism with blame.
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Verb table
equate
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyequate
he, she, itequates
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyequated
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave equated
he, she, ithas equated
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad equated
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill equate
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have equated
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam equating
he, she, itis equating
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you, we, theyare equating
Past
I, he, she, itwas equating
you, we, theywere equating
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been equating
he, she, ithas been equating
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been equating
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be equating
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been equating
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