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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Having a sameness, possessing some of the same qualities as another person or object.

Usage examples (36)
  • The Universe may have a purpose, but nothing we know suggests that, if so, this purpose has any similarity to ours.
  • At first, I thought the cover similarity was worse, but I am leaning toward the title similarity because of the argument Kathleen makes.
  • And, uh, no, the name similarity is not on purpose.
  • The case for physical similarity is also compelling. for more
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