on equal terms

on equal terms

With or having no difference in position or advantage. I find couple's therapy to be helpful because it gives each partner a chance to air their frustrations in an environment where they are both on equal terms. We do everything in our power to ensure that every athlete is able to compete on equal terms in our tournament.
See also: equal, on, term

on equal ˈterms (with somebody/something)

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on the same ˈterms (as somebody/something)

with no difference or advantage over another person; as equals: We’re not competing on equal terms; the other team has one more player.A good teacher should treat all her students on the same terms.
See also: equal, on, term