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liken


liken

verb

Definition of LIKEN

1
to describe as similar <he generally likened a root canal to some horrible form of torture>
Antonyms contrast
2
to regard or represent as equal or comparable <I think that we can liken the two pianists, at least in terms of natural talent>
Synonyms compare, liken

February 28, 2015
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To speak pompously or dogmatically
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