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  • 1 similar — SIMILÁR, Ă, similari, e, adj. De aceeaşi natură, de acelaşi fel; asemănător, analog. – Din fr. similaire. Trimis de IoanSoleriu, 24.07.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  SIMILÁR adj. analog, apropiat, asemănător, asemenea, corespondent, înrudit, (înv.)… …

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  • 2 Similar — Sim i*lar, a. [F. similaire, fr. L. similis like, similar. See {Same}, a., and cf. {Simulate}.] 1. Exactly corresponding; resembling in all respects; precisely like. [1913 Webster] 2. Nearly corresponding; resembling in many respects; somewhat… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 similar — I adjective agreeing, allied, analogous, approximate, close, cognate, collateral, companion, comparable, conformable, congeneric, congenerical, congruent, connatural, consimilar, consubstantial, correspondent, corresponding, equivalent,… …

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  • 4 Similar — Sim i*lar, n. That which is similar to, or resembles, something else, as in quality, form, etc. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 similar to — index comparative Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 6 similar — 1610s (earlier similary, 1560s), from Fr. similaire, from an extended form of L. similis like, from Old L. semol together, from PIE root *sem /*som same (see SAME (Cf. same)) …

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  • 7 similar — sim|i|lar W1S1 [ˈsımələ, ˈsımılə US ər] adj [Date: 1500 1600; : French; Origin: similaire, from Latin similis like, similar ] almost the same →↑alike ≠ ↑different ▪ We have similar tastes in music. ▪ Both approaches seem to achieve similar… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 8 similar — sim|i|lar [ sımılər ] adjective *** 1. ) things that are similar share some qualities but are not exactly the same: We have similar hobbies and interests. A second study produced remarkably similar results. similar to: Their situation seems to… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 9 similar — adj. 1) strikingly similar 2) similar in (similar in outlook) 3) similar to (this specimen is similar to that one) * * * [ sɪm(ə)lə] strikingly similar similar to (this specimen is similar to that one) similar in (similar in outlook) …

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  • 10 similar — 01. The culture of the United States is quite [similar] to that of Canada. 02. Despite the twins physical [similarity], their characters are totally different. 03. Horse meat tastes [similar] to beef. 04. My friend Dave and I have [similar]… …

    Grammatical examples in English

  • 11 similar — adjective Etymology: French similaire, from Latin similis like, similar more at same Date: 1611 1. having characteristics in common ; strictly comparable 2. alike in substance or essentials ; corresponding < no two animal habitats are exactly… …

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  • 12 similar — adj. VERBS ▪ be, feel, look, sound, taste ▪ appear, seem ▪ become ▪ …

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  • 13 similar — [[t]sɪ̱mɪlə(r)[/t]] ♦♦ ADJ GRADED: oft ADJ to n If one thing is similar to another, or if two things are similar, they have features that are the same. ...a savoury cake with a texture similar to that of carrot cake... The accident was similar to …

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  • 14 similar — similarly, adv. /sim euh leuhr/, adj. 1. having a likeness or resemblance, esp. in a general way: two similar houses. 2. Geom. (of figures) having the same shape; having corresponding sides proportional and corresponding angles equal: similar… …

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  • 15 similar — (Del fr. similaire.) ► adjetivo Que tiene semejanza o analogía con una cosa: ■ conocí un caso similar. SINÓNIMO parecido ANTÓNIMO distinto * * * similar (de «símil») adj. Se dice de lo que tiene algunos aspectos o partes iguales que los de otra… …

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  • 16 similar — adj m y f Que se parece a otra cosa o a otra persona, que tiene características o apariencias que se relacionan o tienen algo en común con las de otro: A esos problemas les damos un tratamiento similar , Sigue un comportamiento similar al de su… …

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  • 17 similar — [17] Similar comes via French similaire from medieval Latin *similāris, a derivative of Latin similis ‘like, similar’. This or the closely related simul ‘at the same time’ have also given English assemble [13], dissemble [15], ensemble [15],… …

    The Hutchinson dictionary of word origins

  • 18 similar — (adj) (Básico) que se parece mucho a otra cosa o persona; semejante, análogo Ejemplos: Ahora tengo problemas similares a los tuyos. De niña era muy similar a su madre …

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  • 19 similar — 1. adjective /ˈsɪmələ,ˈsɪməlɚ/ a) Having traits or characteristics in common; alike, comparable. b) Of geometrical figures including triangles, squares, ellipses, arcs and more complex figures, having the same shape but possibly different size,… …

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  • 20 SIMILAR — * Macro source file (MultiEdit) (Computing » General) …

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