Definition of similar:

part of speech: noun


part of speech: adjective

Like: resembling: uniform: ( geom.) exactly corresponding in shape, without regard to size.

part of speech: adjective

Having a general likeness; like, but not exactly alike; in geometry, shaped alike, but not of the same size, etc.

Usage examples for similar:

  • I would not trust him in a similar case. "Lessons in Life, For All Who Will Read Them", T. S. Arthur.
  • You may send a similar note to Mamie and Nellie. "Out of a Labyrinth", Lawrence L. Lynch.

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Judging correctly from experience; having ability to decide rightly what is best to say or do; discreet; skilful; learned; based on good judgment. ...