Usage examples for equivalent

  1. Every American dollar is a gold dollar or its assured equivalent, and American credit stands higher than that of any nation.  A History of the Republican Party by George Washington Platt
  2. I don't want to be hard on him, but I must have my money or its equivalent.  Roger Ingleton, Minor by Talbot Baines Reed
  3. It would have been equivalent to confession.  The Crime of the French Café and Other Stories by Nicholas Carter