there's no comparison

there's no comparison
there’s no comparison phrase
used for saying that one person or thing is much better than the other

I never loved her the way I love you: there’s no comparison.

Thesaurus: ways of emphasizing how good something issynonym
Main entry: comparison

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there's no comˈparison idiom
used to emphasize the difference between two people or things that are being compared

In terms of price there's no comparison

(= one thing is much more expensive than the other)

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Main entry:comparisonidiom

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • comparison — [kəm par′ə sən] n. [ME < OFr comparaison < L comparatio < pp. of COMPARE] 1. a comparing or being compared; estimation of similarities and differences 2. sufficient likeness to make meaningful comparison possible; possibility of… …   English World dictionary

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  • comparison — [[t]kəmpæ̱rɪsən[/t]] ♦♦♦ comparisons 1) N VAR: oft N of/between pl n When you make a comparison, you consider two or more things and discover the differences between them. ...a comparison of the British and German economies... Its recommendations …   English dictionary

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  • comparison — noun 1 COMPARING (U) the process of comparing two people or things (+ with): Comparison with the director s earlier movies seems inevitable. | by comparison (=compared to someone or something else): After months of being in a tropical climate,… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • comparison */*/*/ — UK [kəmˈpærɪs(ə)n] / US [kəmˈperɪsən] noun Word forms comparison : singular comparison plural comparisons 1) a) [countable/uncountable] the process of considering how things or people are similar and how they are different make/draw a comparison …   English dictionary

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