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English definition of “along the lines of sth”

along the lines of sth

(also along those lines)
C2 similar in type : I was thinking of doing a meal along the lines of that dinner I did for Annie and Dave. They're campaigning for the electoral system to be reformed along the lines of (= so that it becomes similar to) the one in Germany.Similar and the sameDescribing people with the same qualities
(Definition of along the lines of sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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