a good likeness

noun

Definition of a good likeness

: a picture of a person that looks very much like that person The painting is a good likeness of her.

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“A good likeness.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/a%20good%20likeness. Accessed 24 Oct. 2021.

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