Examples of resemblance in a Sentence
He doesn't look exactly like his father, but there is some resemblance.
There is no resemblance between her and her sister.
Recent Examples of resemblance from the Web
Last fall, though, Harmon saw some of her half siblingson television and noteda resemblance.
The segment drew significant criticism, as many noted on social media that the auctions bore resemblance to a slave auction.
Garay is thrilled that people see such a resemblance.
But as far as the internet is concerned, that's about as far as the resemblance goes.
The wellhead and valve assembly, known as a Christmas tree for its rough resemblance to a decorated tree, moved three inches during a 2003 pressure test.
Pugh, who bears an amusing resemblance to Miley Cyrus, gives a spirited performance that doesn’t shy away from her character’s villainy.
And over the years, several who knew Cohn would remark on Donald Trump’s resemblance to the most infamous of Roy Cohn’s blond, rich-boy obsessions: David Schine.
In an interview with USA Today, Ricketts has said that people often mistake him for Cruz, while Cruz took to his Twitter account to joke about their strong resemblance to one another.
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First Known Use of resemblance
Synonymscommonality, common denominator, congruity, correspondence, parallel, similarity, similitude
Related Wordscounterpart, equal, equivalent; analogy; homology
Near Antonymsdifference, discrepancy; deviance, divergence, incongruence, incongruity; change, modification, variation
Synonym Discussion of resemblance
- a remarkable likeness to his late father
- some similarity between the two cases
- statements that bear little resemblance to the truth
- two schools of social thought showing points of similitude
- pointed out analogies to past wars
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