have a lot in common


: to share interests, beliefs, attitudes, opinions, etc.
They have a lot (of things) in common.
You're a musician too? I guess we have a lot in common.

Examples of have a lot in common in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web While teaching and winemaking may not seem to have a lot in common, Kelly has found one. Georgann Yara, The Arizona Republic, 18 Mar. 2024 Bezos and Sánchez have a lot in common, including their passion for fighting climate change. Alexia Fernández, Peoplemag, 6 Mar. 2024 As a superhero series set at school, Gen V would appear to have a lot in common with the X-Men. Christian Holub, EW.com, 27 Sep. 2023 Former child actors Natalie Portman and Jodie Foster have a lot in common. Benjamin Vanhoose, Peoplemag, 22 Feb. 2024 Adam Plantinga and Kurt Argento have a lot in common. Lou Fancher, The Mercury News, 14 Feb. 2024 Writers, at least those who take genuine risks, who are willing to bite the bullet and walk the plank simultaneously, have a lot in common with another breed of lonely men, the guys who make a living shooting pool and dealing cards. Truman Capote, Vogue, 1 Feb. 2024 Both featuring warm interiors with depth and sophistication, cinnamon girl and dark academia interior design have a lot in common. Abby Wilson, Better Homes & Gardens, 19 Dec. 2023 The two approaches have a lot in common, says Catherine McTamaney, EdD, associate professor of the practice of education at Vanderbilt University. Sarah Lindenfeld Hall, Parents, 14 Nov. 2023

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“Have a lot in common.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/have%20a%20lot%20in%20common. Accessed 29 May. 2024.

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