similarity

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

sim·i·lar·i·ty

noun \ˌsi-mə-ˈla-rə-tē\

: a quality that makes one person or thing like another

plural sim·i·lar·i·ties

Full Definition of SIMILARITY

1
:  the quality or state of being similar :  resemblance
2
:  a comparable aspect :  correspondence

Examples of SIMILARITY

  1. I doubt that these words are related beyond a similarity in sound.
  2. The books share a similarity of ideas.
  3. I see a lot of similarities in them.
  4. Looking at these fossils, I see some similarity to modern-day birds.
  5. I see very little similarity between your situation and his.

First Known Use of SIMILARITY

1664

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