likewise Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “likewise” in the English Dictionary

"likewise" in British English

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uk   us   /ˈlaɪk.waɪz/
C2 in the same way: Just ​water these ​plantstwice a ​week, and likewise the ​ones in the ​bedroom.informal "I don't have ​time to ​spendhourspreparing one ​dish!" "Likewise (= it's the same for me)."
(Definition of likewise from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"likewise" in American English

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likewiseadverb [not gradable]

 us   /ˈlɑɪk·wɑɪz/
in the same way or ​manner; ​similarly: We put up a ​fence, and other ​neighbors did likewise.
(Definition of likewise from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “likewise”
in Arabic كَذلِك…
in Korean 마찬가지로…
in Portuguese igualmente…
in Catalan igualment, també…
in Japanese 同じように…
in Chinese (Simplified) 同样,照样,也一样…
in Turkish gibi, ...olduğu gibi…
in Russian так же, таким же образом…
in Chinese (Traditional) 同樣,照樣,也一樣…
in Italian ugualmente…
in Polish podobnie, tak samo…
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