Equalizer - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈiːkwəlaɪzər|  American pronunciation of the word equalizer
Brit.  |ˈiːkwəlʌɪzə|  British pronunciation of the word equalizer

noun

- electronic equipment that reduces frequency distortion (syn: equaliser)
- a weight that balances another weight (syn: balance, counterbalance, counterpoise, counterweight, equaliser)
- a score that makes the match even

Examples

He scored the equalizer in the 60th minute.

Education is not the equalizer, but the discerner of men.

England scored the equalizer with only ten minutes to go.

Sport is a great equalizer in schools.

Word forms

noun
singular: equalizer
plural: equalizers
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