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
An early poll of the 2020 Democratic primaries, which kick off in roughly 820 days, finds Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) at the front of a crowded field — in a race that would bear little resemblance to 2016’s two-candidate marathon.
Bey's other throwback pics also show her uncanny resemblance to Blue.
The males have large, flat cheek pads known as flanges that bear a closer resemblance to those of Bornean orangutans.
But the Spain of the Franco era bears no resemblance to the Spain of today.
This company, Jesand LLC, bears a strong resemblance to the names of Manafort’s daughters, Jessica and Andrea.
Offensively, the Seahawks bear no resemblance to the one that went to consecutive Super Bowls.
This is a splendid little tale, but one that unfortunately bears no resemblance to reality.
Its business practices bear no resemblance to those piratical and unlawful peer-to-peer networks.
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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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