Meaning of “similar” - Learner’s Dictionary

similar

adjective uk us /ˈsɪmɪlər/

B1 Something which is similar to something else has many things the same, although it is not exactly the same:

The two houses are remarkably similar.
The style of cooking is similar to that of Northern India.
→ Opposite dissimilar

(Definition of “similar” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)