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See definition of parallel on Dictionary.com
  • adj.aligned, side-by-side
  • adj.akin, similar
  • nouncomplement, correlation
  • verbbe alike

synonyms for parallel

  • coordinate
  • lateral
  • alongside
  • coextending
  • coextensive
  • equidistant
  • extending equally
  • in the same direction
  • laterally
  • never meeting
  • running alongside
See also synonyms for: paralleled / paralleling / parallels
  • identical
  • analogous
  • comparable
  • complementary
  • agnate
  • correspondent
  • corresponding
  • like
  • equal
  • uniform
  • conforming
  • resembling
  • consonant
  • matching
  • alike
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antonyms for parallel

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  • crooked
  • different
  • dissimilar
  • divergent
  • separate
  • skewed
  • zigzag
  • skewed
  • separate
  • crooked
  • different
  • unalike
  • unequal
  • divergent
  • zigzag
  • inconsistent
  • unrelated
  • unlike
  • dissimilar
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How to use parallel in a sentence

He said this was true despite AstraZeneca’s producing hundreds of millions of doses of the vaccine in parallel with the ongoing late-stage clinical trials.
COVID-19 VACCINE STILL ON TRACK FOR LATER THIS YEAR DESPITE TRIAL PAUSE, ASTRAZENECA CEO SAYSJEREMY KAHNSEPTEMBER 10, 2020FORTUNE
AstraZeneca, the firm partnering Oxford to develop the vaccine, is overseeing a scaling up of manufacturing in parallel with clinical testing so that hundreds of millions of doses can be available if the vaccine is shown to be safe and effective.
OXFORD SCIENTISTS: THESE ARE FINAL STEPS WE’RE TAKING TO GET OUR CORONAVIRUS VACCINE APPROVEDREBECCA ASHFIELDSEPTEMBER 9, 2020SINGULARITY HUB 
Running parallel to this state spending spree is a full-bodied embrace of digital finance by citizens.
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Nord Stream 2, running mostly in parallel to the existing Nord Stream system, would double its annual capacity to 110 billion cubic meters.
TRUMP HAS LONG WANTED TO KILL A RUSSIA-GERMANY NATURAL GAS PIPELINE. NAVALNY’S POISONING COULD DO IT FOR HIMDAVID MEYERSEPTEMBER 8, 2020FORTUNE
She shows the parallels between the challenges each encountered, and the similar character traits and values it took each President to overcome them.
BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS FROM FORTUNE’S 40 UNDER 40 IN FINANCERACHEL KINGSEPTEMBER 8, 2020FORTUNE
If you had two parallel interstate highways and neither of them were congested, it would be a stupid financial decision.
THE WATER AUTHORITY IS RESURRECTING ITS PIPE DREAM – AGAINMACKENZIE ELMERSEPTEMBER 1, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
Instead of gluing on an 11th net, we could simply glue the edge of the 10th net to the corresponding parallel edge in the original net.
MATHEMATICIANS REPORT NEW DISCOVERY ABOUT THE DODECAHEDRONERICA KLARREICHAUGUST 31, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
Among the major powers it shows strong parallels with current practices in Russia and China.
THE REPUBLICAN PARTY TURNS ITS PLATFORM INTO A PERSON: DONALD TRUMPGEOFFREY COLVINAUGUST 25, 2020FORTUNE
In a parallel move, Andy Jassy was named chief executive of the Amazon Web Services cloud computing division, a structure that made both men natural candidates to succeed Bezos were he to step down.
AMAZON HAS TAPPED DAVE CLARK AS CHIEF OF ITS RETAIL BUSINESSRACHEL SCHALLOMAUGUST 21, 2020FORTUNE
As one walks into The Bookshop, a quaint, well, bookshop in the tony neighbourhood of Delhi’s Jor Bagh, the parallels between the popular Hollywood rom-com become more obvious.
HOW A TINY DELHI BOOKSTORE HELPED INDIANS AROUND THE COUNTRY KEEP READING DURING CORONAVIRUSMANAVI KAPURAUGUST 7, 2020QUARTZ
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WORDS RELATED TO PARALLEL

  • accord
  • answer
  • attune
  • be in harmony
  • blend
  • click
  • cohere
  • coincide
  • concert
  • concord
  • concur
  • conform
  • consort
  • correspond
  • equal
  • fall in with
  • fit
  • get along with
  • go hand in hand
  • go together
  • go well with
  • harmonize
  • jibe
  • match
  • parallel
  • square
  • suit
  • synchronize
  • tally
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