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English definition of “be (like) sheep”

be (like) sheep

disapproving
If a group of people are (like) sheep, they all behave in the same way or all behave as they are told, and cannot or will not act independently.Obedient and compliantObeying and breaking the lawCustom, tradition and conformity
(Definition of be (like) sheep from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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