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Another word for likeness

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Noun
  1. The quality or state of being alike

    See also:

    same

Another word for likeness

Noun
  1. Similarity

    See also:

    similarity

  2. A representation

      1. A likeness of a person, especially one showing the face, that is created by a painter or photographer, for example.
      2. A verbal representation or description, especially of a person.
      3. A dramatic representation of a character:
      1. A crude figure or dummy representing a hated person or group.
      2. A likeness or image, especially of a person.
      1. A representation of the form of a person or object, such as a painting or photograph.
      2. A sculptured likeness.
      3. An optically formed duplicate, counterpart, or other representative reproduction of an object, especially an optical reproduction formed by a lens or mirror.

Synonym Study

  • Analogy refers to a correspondence between attributes or circumstances of things that are basically unlike the analogy between a computer and the human brain
  • Resemblance usually implies correspondence in appearance or in superficial aspects the resemblance between a diamond and a zircon
  • Similarity suggests only partial correspondence a certain similarity between your problem and mine
  • Likeness implies close correspondence in appearance, qualities, nature, etc. her remarkable likeness to her sister