Simple Definition of resemblance
: the state of looking or being like someone or something else
: something that makes one person or thing like another
Examples of resemblance
He doesn't look exactly like his father, but there is some resemblance.
There is no resemblance between her and her sister.
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RESEMBLANCE Defined for Kids
Definition of resemblance
: the quality or state of being similar to another
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