Resemble - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |rɪˈzembl|  American pronunciation of the word resemble
Brit.  |rɪˈzɛmb(ə)l|  British pronunciation of the word resemble

verb

- appear like; be similar or bear a likeness to

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

Examples

He strongly resembles his father in appearance and in temperament.

Terrier dogs closely resemble each other.

This part of the country resembles England.

Mary resembles her mother in looks.

It's amazing how closely Brian and Steve resemble each other.

He grew up to resemble his father.

She resembles her mother very much

This paper resembles my own work

...harvesting wild mushrooms is no business for amateurs, since some of the esculent ones closely resemble poisonous varieties...

It's uncanny how much the twins resemble each other.

Word forms

verb
I/you/we/they: resemble
he/she/it: resembles
present participle: resembling
past tense: resembled
past participle: resembled
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