German translation of 'akin'
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A compendium of wise and worldly sentences can provide something akin to a course of education.The Times Literary Supplement (2011)
It could be akin to the experience of your forebears when, a century ago, they saw a pioneering car for the first time.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
It is this long-term damage that is so corrosive, akin in many ways to abuse.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
It's almost akin to a papal pronouncement.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Meanwhile, the vinegar mixes with the oil that the food was fried in to become something akin to a salad dressing.The Sun (2016)
Then I'm wrapped up and left to marinade in something akin to a warm sleeping bag.The Sun (2015)
She raised her eyes to his and saw him regard Maida with something akin to pity.THE WOLF AND THE DOVE
It has a welcoming atmosphere, akin to a comfortably battered country hotel.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Sometimes one seems akin to the other.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
His role is akin to solving a political Rubik's cube.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
The elevation of Saudi Arabia to this role is akin to making an arsonist head of the fire brigade.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
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In Common Usage. akin is one of the 10000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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British English: akin ADJECTIVE
to be akin to sth | to be akin to doing sth If one thing is akin to another, it is similar to it in some way.
Listening to his life story is akin to reading a good adventure novel.
Translation of akin from the Collins English to German Dictionary