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Audience and actresses alike are once again caged up together. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The look of the show is astonishing, and the twists and turns are dizzying, making it perfect for history buffs and thriller fans alike. The Sun (2016)You elderly white guys all look alike. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Or what happens when sheep and wolves look exactly alike? Christianity Today (2000)This matters to audiences and gamblers alike. Times, Sunday Times (2015) Critics and audiences alike paid more attention to the set than to the stage direction. A TALE OF FOUR HOUSES: Opera at Covent Garden, La Scala, Vienna and the Met since 1945 (2003)The one who sets the example to players and fans alike. The Sun (2014)What a wonderful example for young people and adults alike that life is too short. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Everyone dresses alike and dinner in the monastery is compulsory. Times, Sunday Times (2011)We have always seemed to think alike and we enjoy doing the same things. The Sun (2011)You are opposites in looks but think alike and make a hot couple. The Sun (2009)No screening test is perfect because no two people are exactly alike. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Both blew away audiences and reviewers alike. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Becomes hit with critics and hipsters alike. The Sun (2015)That was the cue for wild celebrations from the player and his adoring fans alike. The Sun (2010)These great footballing minds do not think entirely alike. Times, Sunday Times (2006)To the outsider they look much alike. MANAGING FOR RESULTS (1986)And they were all dressed exactly alike. Times, Sunday Times (2011) Fans and neutrals alike are of the same opinion. The Sun (2007)For some years he was generally regarded by critics and orchestras alike as competent but a little dull. Times, Sunday Times (2008)We are all quite alike, after all! Times, Sunday Times (2014)This was hard but rewarding work, for musicians and audience alike. Times, Sunday Times (2013)They were both bachelors and without knowing them well it was difficult to tell them apart, especially as they were so often dressed alike. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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Translations for 'alike'
British English: alike ADJECTIVE
If two or more things are alike, they are similar in some way.
We looked very alike.
Definition of alike from the Collins English Dictionary
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