kindred spirit

noun

: a person with similar interests or concerns

Examples of kindred spirit in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Founding member Richards and kindred spirit Ronnie Wood, who started playing with the Stones while still a member of the Faces in 1975, are essentially flip sides of the same Chuck Berry 45. Ed Masley, The Arizona Republic, 8 May 2024 Malhotra has been planning a big screen adaptation for several years and found a kindred spirit in Yash. Naman Ramachandran, Variety, 12 Apr. 2024 André, always the kindred spirit, spoke admirably of the fellow woodwind player. Ken Makin, The Christian Science Monitor, 12 Apr. 2024 The Tonight Show house band will take a break from playing celebrities onto stage and doing bits with host Jimmy Fallon to play a run of dates from May through September with kindred spirit hip-hop experimentalists Digable Planets and Arrested Development. Gil Kaufman, Billboard, 9 Apr. 2024 But Elena finds an unlikely kindred spirit in Herbert, and soon, the two begin to reconsider what Elena's rule should look like. Maureen Lee Lenker, EW.com, 1 Mar. 2024 Speaking with the Free Press in 2003, the guitarist recognized a kindred spirit in another homegrown artist who’d come to embody Detroit. Brian McCollum, Detroit Free Press, 3 Feb. 2024 He's found a kindred spirit in that way in the 23-year-old Porter, the son of longtime NFL linebacker Joey Porter Sr., who was wrapping up his 13th and final season in the league in Arizona when Peterson made his debut with the Cardinals after being the fifth overall pick in the draft. Will Graves, USA TODAY, 3 Jan. 2024 In that red-haired orphan, the red-lipped, tattooed Workman has a kindred spirit. Sara Holdren, Vulture, 3 Feb. 2024

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“Kindred spirit.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/kindred%20spirit. Accessed 26 May. 2024.

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