COMPARE, - to, - with; collate, confront; place side by side (near) [See Nearness]; set -, pit- against one another; contrast, balance.
compare notes; institute a comparison; parva componere magnis [L.].
PARALLEL, parallelize; draw a parallel.
COMPARATIVE, relative, contrastive; metaphorical [See Metaphor].
COMPARED WITH &c. v.; comparable; judged by comparison.
RELATIVELY (relation) [See Relation]; as compared with &c. v.