look-alike

noun \ ˈlu̇k-ə-ˌlīk \

Definition of look-alike

:one that looks like another :double

look-alike

adjective

First Known Use of look-alike

1904


LOOK-ALIKE Defined for English Language Learners

look-alike

noun

Definition of look-alike for English Language Learners

  • : someone or something that looks like another person or thing



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