Synonyms of parallel in English:

parallel


See US English definition of parallel

See UK English definition of parallel

See Spanish definition of paralelo

adjective

1‘parallel lines’

SYNONYMS
side by side, aligned, collateral, equidistant

2‘problems parallel to those we discussed earlier’

SYNONYMS
similar, analogous, comparable, corresponding, like, resembling, much the same, of a kind, akin, related, kindred, equivalent, correspondent, homologous, analogical, cognate, coequal, matching, duplicate

3‘a parallel universe’

SYNONYMS
coexisting, coexistent, concurrent
contemporaneous, simultaneous, synchronous
ANTONYMS

different, dissimilar, divergent


noun

1‘it is difficult to find an exact parallel’

SYNONYMS
counterpart, analogue, equivalent, likeness, correspondent, match, twin, duplicate, equal, coequal, mirror
rare homologue

2‘there is an interesting parallel between these figures and those of 1994’

SYNONYMS
similarity, likeness, resemblance, analogy, correspondence, equivalence, correlation
comparison, relation, symmetry, parity, parallelism, similitude, coequality

verb

1‘his experiences parallel mine in many ways’

SYNONYMS
resemble, be similar to, be like, bear a resemblance to
correspond to, be analogous to, be comparable to, be equivalent to, compare with, equate to, equate with, correlate with, imitate, echo, remind one of, duplicate, mirror, repeat, recreate, follow, match, be in harmony with, chime with, chime in with
coincide with, keep pace with

2‘her performance has never been paralleled’

SYNONYMS
equal, match, rival, emulate, touch