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Definition 1: picture consisting of a graphic image of a person or thing - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for likeness in the sense of this definition

(likeness is a kind of ...) a visual representation (of an object or scene or person or abstraction) produced on a surface

"they showed us the pictures of their wedding" "a movie is a series of images projected so rapidly that the eye integrates them"

(... is a kind of likeness ) a likeness of a person's face constructed from descriptions given to police; uses a set of transparencies of various facial features that can be combined to build up a picture of the person sought

(... is a kind of likeness ) any likeness of a person, in any medium

"the photographer made excellent portraits"

Definition 2: similarity in appearance or character or nature between persons or things - [noun denoting attribute]

Samples where likeness or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • man created God in his own likeness

Synonyms for likeness in the sense of this definition

(likeness is a kind of ...) the quality of being similar

(... is a kind of likeness ) qualities that are comparable

"no comparison between the two books" "beyond compare"

(... is a kind of likeness ) a likeness in which left and right are reversed

(... is a kind of likeness ) the likeness of a representation to the thing represented

"engineers strove to increase the naturalness of recorded music"

(... is a kind of likeness ) similarity in appearance or external or superficial details

(... is a kind of likeness ) a perfect likeness or counterpart

(... are attributes of likeness) having the same or similar characteristics

"all politicians are alike" "they looked utterly alike" "friends are generally alike in background and taste"

(... are attributes of likeness) not alike or similar

"as unalike as two people could be"

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