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likewise

adverb

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1 in addition to what has been said
  • the owner of the restaurant is likewise the owner of the deli next door

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2 in like manner
  • I mind my own business, and you should do likewise

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The first known use of likewise was in the 15th century

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“Likewise.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/likewise. Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

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