sound·​alike | \ˈsau̇n-də-ˌlīk \

Definition of soundalike 

: one that sounds like another

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There’s a Chris Pratt soundalike to match a photo of his face that occasionally advises you. Steven Strom, Ars Technica, "Jurassic World Evolution," 19 June 2018 Part of that is by design, because Sebastian is a straight-up badass (and is voiced by a hilariously over-the-top Kiefer Sutherland soundalike). Scott Meslow, GQ, "The Evil Within 2 Review: Should Horror Games Be Hard?," 20 Oct. 2017 A 14-track album is bound to have some duds, and many of Rainbow’s less-impressive tracks are soundalikes of other pop stars, from the Katy Perry-channelling Learn to Let Go to the Meghan Trainor-style playground pop of Boogie Feet. Maeve Mcdermott, USA TODAY, "Review: With 'Rainbow,' Kesha is an artist reborn," 10 Aug. 2017

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First Known Use of soundalike

1970, in the meaning defined above

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