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English definition of “identify with sb”

identify with sb

verb [T] uk phrasal verb with identify   /aɪˈden.tɪ.faɪ/ us    /-t̬ə-/
B2 to feel that you are similar to someone in some way and that you can understand that person or their situation because of this: Many women of normal weight feel unable to identify with the super-thin models in glossy magazines.
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