Definitions and translations for "match"

Definition of match

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Noun
1. A competitive sporting event such as a boxing meet, a baseball game, or a cricket match.
My local team are playing in a match against their arch-rivals today.
2. Any contest or trial of strength or skill, or to determine superiority.
3. Someone with a measure of an attribute equaling or exceeding the object of comparison.
He knew he had met his match.
4. A marriage.
5. A candidate for matrimony; one to be gained in marriage.
6. Suitability.
7. Equivalence; a state of correspondence. rfex
8. Equality of conditions in contest or competition.
9. A pair of items or entities with mutually suitable characteristics.
The carpet and curtains are a match.
10. An agreement or compact.
11. A perforated board, block of plaster, hardened sand, etc., in which a pattern is partly embedded when a mould is made, for giving shape to the surfaces of separation between the parts of the mould.
Verb
12. To agree, to be equal, to correspond to.
Their interests didn't match, so it took a long time to agree what to do together.
These two copies are supposed to be identical, but they don't match.
13. To agree, to be equal, to correspond to.
His interests didn't match her interests.
14. To make a successful match or pairing.
They found out about his color-blindness when he couldn't match socks properly.
15. To equal or exceed in achievement.
She matched him at every turn: anything he could do, she could do as well or better.
16. To unite in marriage, to mate.
17. To fit together, or make suitable for fitting together; specifically, to furnish with a tongue and groove at the edges.
To match boards
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English - English - match

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n. small combustible stick designed for lighting things afire; competition, game (Sports); equal opponent; partner; something similar; counterweight; person considered suitable for marriage
v. be compatible, be suitable; be an equal competitor; compare; be compared; find something that matches another (about clothing or fabric); marry off; pair, mate; check the sameness of data items (Computers)
n. match, competition, game

English - Spanish - match

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s. fósforo, cerilla, cerillo; encuentro, combate, contienda, encuentro de competencia, encuentro deportivo; equivalencia, buen emparejamiento, contraparte, correspondencia, equivalente, partido, match
v. hacer juego con, corresponder a, hermanarse con, igualarse a, igualarse con, parearse con, ser igual a; compararse, emparejar, hacer pareja; (inform.) examinar la identidad entre datos

English - French - match

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n. allumette; match, compétition; adversaire égal; conjoint; objet semblable; contrepoids; appariement, assemblage, mariage
v. être compatible, concorder, être un adversaire de taille, comparer, être comparable; accoupler, marier; harmoniser, vérifier l'identité entre des éléments de données (Informatique)

English - German - match

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n. Streichholz; Lunte; (Wett-, Einzel-) Spiel; ebenbürtiger Gegner, Meister; die Ehe eingehen; passendes Stück; Gegenstück
v. passen, anpassen; Spiel; Streichholz; ein gleichstarker Gegner sein; (Comput) identische Daten überprüfen

English - Indonesian - match

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n. korek api, korek, geretan, mancis, penggesek api, tara, tandingan, timbangan, tolok, serasi: sesuatu yg serasi, sepadan: sesuatu yg sepadan, pertandingan, konkurs, perkawinan
v. cocok, setel, jodoh, menyetel, mencocokkan, bertanding, menandingi, mengawinkah

English - Italian - match

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s. fiammifero; (sport) partita, match, incontro; copia; corrispondenza, somiglianza; coppia, paio; pari; (fig) matrimonio, unione
v. confrontare; misurare; eguagliare; adeguare; adattare; accoppiare; accoppiarsi; (inform.) accertare l'identità di dati

English - Polish - match

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n. zapałka, knot, lont, godny przeciwnik, rzecz dopasowana do innej, rozgrywka sportowa, mecz {sport.}, para małżeńska, partia, ożenek
v. wyswatać kogoś, dorównywać, dorównać, podbierać się, równać się, pasować, dopasować, harmonizować ze sobą, podbierać, podobierać, współzawodniczyć

English - Portuguese - match

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s. fósforo; competição (jogo); torcida; adversário do mesmo nível; companheiro; contra-peso; luta; cópula
v. estar compatível, adaptar; ser um rival do mesmo nível; comparar; comparar-se a; unir-se, casar-se; (informática) verificar repetição ou igualdade entre conjuntos de dados

English - Romanian - match

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n. chibrit, fitil {mil.}, focos {mil.}, amorsă, pereche, egal, potrivă, meci, competiţie, luptă, partidă
v. potrivi, combina, îmbina, împerechea, asambla, monta, lega prin căsătorie, căsători, egala, întrece, fi egalul

English - Russian - match

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с. спичка; пара; ровня, равносильный противник; матч, состязание; брак, партия
г. соответствовать, подбирать под стать; подгонять, пригонять; выравнивать; противостоять, состязаться, сопоставлять, сравнивать; совпадать, отождествлять; женить, выдавать замуж, сватать, сочетать; случать, случаться, спаривать, спариваться

English - Turkish - match

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f. uymak, benzemek, uygun olmak, eşlemek, karşılaştırmak, birleştirmek, evlendirmek
i. kibrit, eş, denk, benzer, evlenme, rakip, maç, karşılaşma, yarışma

English - Ukrainian - match

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n. сірник, матч, рівня, пара
v. пара: підходити під пару, одружуватися, змагатися, парувати
a. сірниковий

French - English - match

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(m) n. match, game; competition, contest

German - English - match

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n. match

Italian - English - match

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n. match, game, competition (Sports)

Dutch - English - match

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n. contest

English - Dutch - match

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zn. gelijke, evenknie, partuur, tegenhanger, wedstrijd, kamp, partij, huwelijk, lucifer, lont
ww. paren, schikken, sorteren, evenaren

English - Greek - match

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ουσ. σπίρτο, πυρείο, ισόπαλος, ταίρι, αγώνας, ματς, γάμος, πάλη, συνοικέσιο
ρήμ. ταιριάζω, νυμφεύω, αντιπαραβάλω, αντιπαραβάλομαι

French - Spanish - match

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(sports) partido (m)

German - Spanish - match

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n. match (m), encuentro (m), partido (m)

Spanish - German - match

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n. match

Spanish - Russian - match

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n. матч

French - German - match

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n. spiel, match

French - Italian - match

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(sports) partita (f); match (m)

French - Portuguese - match

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(sports) partida (f); jogo (m)

French - Russian - match

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n. матч (m)

French - Turkish - match

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[le] maç, karşılaşma

German - French - match

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n. match (m)

German - Italian - match

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n. match (m)

German - Russian - match

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n. матч (n)

German - Turkish - match

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i. maç (n)

Italian - French - match

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(sport) match (m); partie (f)

Italian - German - match

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n. match

Dutch - French - match

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(sport) match (m); partie (f)

French - Dutch - match

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(sports) match (m/f); wedstrijd (m)

German - Dutch - match

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match

English - Arabic - match

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‏نظير، ند، صنو، كبريت، مباراة، لقاء، زوج متسم بالتناسب، زواج، فتيل لإطلاق السلاح‏
‏كافأ، لاءم، نسق، ماثل، قارن، باري، تطابق، ناغم، تماشى‏
‏كفوء‏

English - Chinese - match

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(名) 比赛, 竞赛; 相配者; 对手, 敌手; 婚姻#火柴; 导火线, 火绳
(动) 使较量, 使比赛; 和...相配, 和...相称; 敌得过, 比得上; 找到适合其它 (衣物或纺织品) 的东西; 结婚; 使比较; 相配, 相适合; 检查数据项目的相似性 (计算机用语)

English - Chinese - match

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(名) 比賽, 競賽; 相配者; 對手, 敵手; 婚姻#火柴; 導火線, 火繩
(動) 使較量, 使比賽; 和...相配, 和...相稱; 敵得過, 比得上; 使比較; 相配, 相適合; 結婚

English - Hindi - match

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n. दियासलाई, सलाई, पलीता, बत्ती, जोड़ा, लायक़ मुख़ालिफ़, संभव, मैच, प्रतियोगिता का खेल, मुक़ाबला, शादी, ब्याह, विवाह, बाज़ी, शर्त, होड़
v. मुताबिक़ होना, अनुकूल होना, अनुरूप होना, मेल खाना, मेल करना, मिलाना, एक संबंध में लाना, मुक़ाबला करना, प्रतियोगिता करना, मुक़ाबले में रखना, ब्याह कराना, शादी कराना, विवाह कराना, बाँधना, जोड़ा बनाना, जोड़ा लगाना, जोड़ा मिलाना

English - Japanese - match

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(動) 匹敵する, 対等である, よい相手となる; 調和する, 似合う, つり合う; 調和させる; (コンピュータ)データが一致しているかどうか確かめる
(名) 試合; 匹敵する相手; 似合うもの; マッチ; 結婚相手

English - Korean - match

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명. 성냥 개비; 시합, 경기(스포츠); 짝; 호적수; 비슷한 것; 배필
동. ...에 필적하다, ...와 조화되게 하다, ...와 어울리는 것을 찾아내다, ...와 어울리는 것을 손에 넣다, 경쟁시키다, 대항시키다, 결혼시키다, 걸맞다, 부부가 되다, 당하다, 짜맞추다

English - Vietnamese - match

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n. kẻ ngang hàng, ngang vai bằng mình, người đồng đẳng, chỉ vật xứng với nhau, hợp với nhau, cuộc tranh đấu, tranh giải giữa hai phe, sự kết hôn
v. ngang hàng, sánh kịp, bì với, đưa ra tranh đấu, sắp thành đôi, thành cặp, thành bộ, chọn cho xứng nhau, hợp với nhau, xứng nhau, diêm quẹt

Spanish - Korean - match

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n. 경기
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Verb forms for match
Present participle: matching
Present: match (3.person: matches)
Past: matched
Future: will match
Present conditional: would match
Present Perfect: have matched (3.person: has matched)
Past Perfect: had matched
Future Perfect: will have matched
Past conditional: would have matched