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alikeadjective [after verb]

uk   /əˈlaɪk/ us   /əˈlaɪk/

alikeadverb

uk   /əˈlaɪk/ us   /əˈlaɪk/
(Definition of alike from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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alikeadjective

us   /əˈlɑɪk/
  • alike adjective (SIMILAR)

similar; like each other: You and your father don’t look very much alike.

alikeadverb [only after n, not gradable]

us   /əˈlɑɪk/
equally; both: She received hundreds of letters of support from friends and strangers alike.
(Definition of alike from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “alike”
in Korean 비슷한…
in Arabic مُتَشابِه…
in Malaysian serupa…
in French semblable…
in Russian похожий…
in Chinese (Traditional) 相似的,類似的, 相像的…
in Italian simile, allo stesso modo…
in Turkish benzer, tıpkısı…
in Polish podobny…
in Spanish parecido…
in Vietnamese giống nhau…
in Portuguese parecido…
in Thai เหมือนกัน…
in German gleich…
in Catalan semblant…
in Japanese 同じように, 同様に…
in Chinese (Simplified) 相似的,类似的, 相像的…
in Indonesian mirip, serupa…
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