Definitions of Compared

  1. of Compare

Usage examples for Compared

  1. And a delightfull thing it is to see the towne full of people again as now it is; and shops begin to open, though in many places seven or eight together, and more, all shut; but yet the towne is full, compared with what it used to be. – Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete Transcribed From The Shorthand Manuscript In The Pepysian Library Magdalene College Cambridge By The Rev. Mynors Bright by Samuel Pepys Commentator: Lord Braybrooke
  2. The wise Penelope cannot, indeed, be compared to thee, for she is a mortal woman and thou art a goddess. – The Story Of The Odyssey by The Rev. Alfred J. Church
  3. The Cointets certainly will make money by my discovery; but, after all, what am I compared with our country? – Eve and David by Honore de Balzac
  4. I compared my watch with Hodson's. – Partners of the Out-Trail by Harold Bindloss
  5. And the public are no less Troggledummies, or whatever you call them, compared with what they will be when living under the full light of my 'Literary Times. – The Caxtons, Part 6 by Edward Bulwer-Lytton