in the same league


in the same league
(not) in the same league not nearly as good as something or someone else.

My four-year-old computer's just not in the same league as the latest machines with their super-fast processors.

(often + as)

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  • in the same league as — in the same league (as (someone/something)) having qualities or achievements similar to someone or something else. The new foundation will be giving away $55 million a year, putting it in the same league as other well known charities. You don t… …   New idioms dictionary

  • in the same league — (as (someone/something)) having qualities or achievements similar to someone or something else. The new foundation will be giving away $55 million a year, putting it in the same league as other well known charities. You don t often get to hear… …   New idioms dictionary

  • in the same league as someone — in the same league (as (someone/something)) having qualities or achievements similar to someone or something else. The new foundation will be giving away $55 million a year, putting it in the same league as other well known charities. You don t… …   New idioms dictionary

  • in the same league as something — in the same league (as (someone/something)) having qualities or achievements similar to someone or something else. The new foundation will be giving away $55 million a year, putting it in the same league as other well known charities. You don t… …   New idioms dictionary

  • not in the same league — (not) in the same league not nearly as good as something or someone else. My four year old computer s just not in the same league as the latest machines with their super fast processors. (often + as) …   New idioms dictionary

  • not in the same league —    If something is not in the same league, it is of much lower standard than something else.     He had a good voice but he wasn t in the same league as Pavarotti …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • not in the same league as — Not of the same calibre, ability, importance, etc as • • • Main Entry: ↑league …   Useful english dictionary

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