Definition of likewise
- go and do likewise
- a painter who is likewise a sculptor
- answered "likewise" to "Pleased to meet you"
an acclaimed painter who is likewise a sculptor
the owner of the restaurant is likewise the owner of the deli next door
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: in the same way
: in addition
—used in informal speech to say that you share the feelings that someone else has just expressed
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