Definitions for similar

Definitions for (adj) similar

Main entry: like, similar

Definition: resembling or similar; having the same or some of the same characteristics; often used in combination

Usage: suits of like design; a limited circle of like minds; members of the cat family have like dispositions; as like as two peas in a pod; doglike devotion; a dreamlike quality

Main entry: similar, alike, like

Definition: having the same or similar characteristics

Usage: all politicians are alike; they looked utterly alike; friends are generally alike in background and taste

Main entry: similar, standardised, standardized, exchangeable, interchangeable

Definition: capable of replacing or changing places with something else; permitting mutual substitution without loss of function or suitability

Usage: interchangeable electric outlets interchangeable parts

Main entry: similar

Definition: marked by correspondence or resemblance

Usage: similar food at similar prices; problems similar to mine; they wore similar coats

Main entry: similar

Definition: (of words) expressing closely related meanings

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