Definition of 'similarity'
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The two festivals make easy bedfellows because they have many similarities. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It is enough of a similarity for the investigators to look into it further. The Sun (2009)There the similarities between the two measures end. Times, Sunday Times (2007)But otherwise it appears to share many similarities with our own planet. The Sun (2015)There is another important similarity between these two epic hypocrites. Times, Sunday Times (2013)There are stark similarities between the two cases. The Sun (2013)There are other unexpected similarities between the two writers. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Lima is loath to compare the two, but he sees many similarities in terms of attitude. Times, Sunday Times (2014)There is a basic similarity of flavour between all eggs but they are all different, too. The Sun (2011)Just finding those similarities was enough to get us laughing again and letting out steam so that we could regroup and begin again. Christianity Today (2000)In fact, he sees many similarities in the two jobs. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Indeed, there are many other similarities between the treatment of young women in the two cultures. The Golden Thread - Asian experiences of post-Raj Britain (1990)It will be interesting to see the genetic similarities and differences between the first and second phases of each group when that work is done. EXTINCTION: Evolution and the End of Man (2002)There are so many similarities. The Sun (2016)Do you see any similarities? Sources of the West: Readings in Western Civilization, Volume 1: From the Beginning to 1715 (1995)She added: 'There are numerous similarities. Times, Sunday Times (2011)He said: 'There are similarities between these killings. The Sun (2016)He said: 'There are more similarities than differences between us. The Sun (2015)He said: 'There are certainly similarities. The Sun (2008)There are enough similarities between the fossils of Java on the one hand and some (but not all! The Runaway Brain: the Evolution of Human Uniqueness (1993)You can see there are basic similarities, but the first thing you notice is that they're entirely different sizes. Times, Sunday Times (2009)I was not the first to notice the similarity between this life and Kipling's short story. JOSIAH THE GREAT: The True Story of The Man Who Would Be King (2004)What we have seen is that beneath the diversity in these women's external lives is an underlying similarity, a basic emotional structure that shapes their inner lives. Divergent Realities: the Emotional Lives of Mothers, Fathers, and Adolescents (1994)
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Translations for 'similarity'
British English: similarity /ˈsɪmɪˈlærɪtɪ/ NOUN
If there is a similarity between two or more things, they share some features that are the same.
...the astonishing similarity between my brother and my son.
- American English: similarity
- Arabic: تَشَابُه
- Brazilian Portuguese: semelhança
- Chinese: 相似之处
- Croatian: sličnost
- Czech: podobnost
- Danish: lighed ensartethed
- Dutch: vergelijkbaarheid
- European Spanish: similitud
- Finnish: samankaltaisuus
- French: similarité
- German: Ähnlichkeit
- Greek: ομοιότητα
- Italian: somiglianza
- Japanese: 類似
- Korean: 비슷함
- Norwegian: likhet
- Polish: podobieństwo
- European Portuguese: semelhança
- Romanian: asemănare
- Russian: подобие
- Spanish: similitud
- Swedish: likhet
- Thai: ความคล้ายคลึง
- Turkish: benzerlik
- Ukrainian: схожість
- Vietnamese: sự tương tự
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