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Definitions and Synonyms of resemble | Another word for resemble | What is resemble?

Definition 1: appear like; be similar or bear a likeness to - [verb of stative]

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

  • She resembles her mother very much
  • This paper resembles my own work

(resemble is a kind of ...) be compatible, similar or consistent; coincide in their characteristics

"The two stories don't agree in many details" "The handwriting checks with the signature on the check" "The suspect's fingerprints don't match those on the gun"

(... is a kind of resemble ) bear a physical resemblance to

"She looks like her mother"

(... is a kind of resemble ) be lifelike, as of a painting

"If you look at it long enough, this portrait comes to life!"

(... is a kind of resemble ) be similar to a relative

"She takes after her father!"

(... is a kind of resemble ) be close or similar

"Her results approximate my own"

(... is a kind of resemble ) appear like, as in behavior or appearance

"Life imitate art"

(... is a kind of resemble ) call to mind

"His words echoed John F. Kennedy"

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