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Our time is so vastly different in its particulars that the parallels work only in broad strokes.

There are limits to the parallels between Kafr Kanna and Ferguson.

Do you see parallels between Nixon and Dubya, as far as comedic figures go?

But did you see parallels between Twin Peaks and True Detective… …[Laughs] No, no, no.

Earlier in the season, La Russa and I had discussed the parallels between managing and leading in sports and in business.

The first two Acts of Hills play proceed much after the manner of its prototype, with close parallels in language.

We naturally look for parallels among the defective scales noticed in the Problems and in Plutarch's dialogues.

I was surprised to find how closely his view parallels our own Christian view of infant salvation.

Interesting parallels have been gleaned from various religious literatures in Europe, Egypt, India, and elsewhere.

All these conditions are undeniably "true parallels" to "the conditions under which the Homeric poems appeared."


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On this page you'll find 54 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to parallels, such as: comparison, corollary, resemblance, analogy, similarity, and correspondence.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.