Similarity

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Similarity->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ similarity
similarity
resemblance
likeness
similitude
semblance
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ affinity
affinity
approximation
parallelism
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ agreement
agreement
&c. 23
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ analogy
analogy
analogicalness
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ correspondence
correspondence
homoiousia
parity
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ connaturalness
connaturalness
connaturality
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ brotherhood
brotherhood
family likeness
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ alliteration
alliteration
rhyme
pun
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ repetition
repetition
&c. 104
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ sameness
sameness
&c.(identity) 13
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ uniformity
uniformity
&c. 16
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ isogamy
isogamy
GRP: \\ N \\ 5
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ analogue
analogue
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ the like
the like
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ match
match
pendant
fellow companion
pair
mate
twin
double
counterpart
brother
sister
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ one's second self
one's second self
alter ego
chip of the old block
par nobile fratrum
Arcades ambo
birds of a feather
et hoc genus omne
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ gens de meme famille
gens de meme famille
GRP: \\ N \\ 6
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ parallel
parallel
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ simile
simile
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ type
type
&c.(metaphor) 521
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ image
image
&c.(representation) 554
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ photograph
photograph
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ close resemblance
close resemblance
striking resemblance
speaking resemblance
faithful likeness
faithful resemblance
PARAG:Similarity->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ be similar
be similar
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ look like
look like
resemble
bear resemblance
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ smack of
smack of
savor of
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ approximate
approximate
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ parallel
parallel
match
rhyme with
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ take after
take after
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ imitate
imitate
&c. 19
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ favor
favor
span
=>(U.S.)
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ render similar
render similar
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ assimilate
assimilate
approximate
bring near
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ connaturalize
connaturalize
make alike
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ rhyme
rhyme
pun
PARAG:Similarity->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ similar
similar
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ resembling
resembling
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ like
like
alike
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ twin
twin
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ analogous
analogous
analogical
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ parallel
parallel
of a piece
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ such as
such as
so
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ homoiousian
homoiousian
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 3
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ connatural
connatural
congener
allied to
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ akin to
akin to
&c.(consanguineous) 1
???>1
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 4
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ approximate
approximate
much the same
near
close
something like
sort of
in the ballpark
such like
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ a show of
a show of
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ mock
mock
pseudo
simulating
representing
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 5
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ exact
exact
&c.(true) 494
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ lifelike
lifelike
faithful
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ true to nature
true to nature
true to life
the very image
the very picture of
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ for all the world like
for all the world like
comme deux gouttes d'eau
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ as like as two peas in a pod
as like as two peas in a pod
as like as it can stare
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ instar omnium
instar omnium
cast in the same mold
ridiculously like
PARAG:Similarity->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ as if
as if
so to speak
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ as it were
as it were
as if it were
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ quasi
quasi
just as
veluti in speculum

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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