Definitions for resemblancerɪˈzɛm bləns

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

re•sem•blancerɪˈzɛm bləns(n.)

  1. the state or fact of resembling; similarity.

  2. a degree, kind, or point of likeness.

  3. a likeness, appearance, or semblance of something.

Origin of resemblance:

1350–1400; ME < AF, =resembl(er) to resemble+-ance -ance

Princeton's WordNet

  1. resemblance(noun)

    similarity in appearance or external or superficial details

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. resemblance(noun)ɪˈzɛm bləns

    a likeness or similarity

    a resemblance between the sisters

  2. resemblanceɪˈzɛm bləns

    to be similar to

    a snake that bears a strong resemblance to a much more poisonous one


  1. resemblance(Noun)

    The quality or state of resembling; likeness; similitude; similarity.

  2. resemblance(Noun)

    That which resembles, or is similar; a representation; a likeness.

  3. resemblance(Noun)

    A comparison; a simile.

  4. resemblance(Noun)

    Probability; verisimilitude.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Resemblance(noun)

    the quality or state of resembling; likeness; similitude; similarity

  2. Resemblance(noun)

    that which resembles, or is similar; a representation; a likeness

  3. Resemblance(noun)

    a comparison; a simile

  4. Resemblance(noun)

    probability; verisimilitude

Translations for resemblance

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


I can see some resemblance(s) between him and his father.

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