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similar

adjective  us   /ˈsɪm·ə·lər/
looking or being almost the same, although not exactly: They both went to Ivy League schools and have similar backgrounds. He used similar tactics to win the last election.
similarly
adverb  us   /ˈsɪm·ə·lər·li/
The disease affects both sexes similarly.
Translations of “similar”
in Arabic مُشابِه…
in Korean 비슷한…
in Malaysian serupa…
in French semblable…
in Turkish benzer, aynı türden…
in Italian simile, somigliante…
in Chinese (Traditional) 相似的,近似的…
in Russian похожий…
in Polish podobny…
in Vietnamese tương tự…
in Spanish similar, semejante, parecido…
in Portuguese parecido…
in Thai เหมือนกัน…
in German ähnlich…
in Catalan semblant…
in Japanese 似ている, 同じような…
in Indonesian serupa…
in Chinese (Simplified) 相似的,近似的…
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