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LOOK-ALIKE

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does look-alike mean? 

LOOK-ALIKE (noun)
  The noun LOOK-ALIKE has 1 sense:

1. someone who closely resembles a famous person (especially an actor)

  Familiarity information: LOOK-ALIKE used as a noun is very rare.


LOOK-ALIKE (adjective)
  The adjective LOOK-ALIKE has 1 sense:

1. resembling closely

  Familiarity information: LOOK-ALIKE used as an adjective is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


LOOK-ALIKE (noun)


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Meaning:

Someone who closely resembles a famous person (especially an actor)

Classified under:

Nouns denoting people

Synonyms:

look-alike; double; image

Context examples:

he could be Gingrich's double / she's the very image of her mother

Hypernyms ("look-alike" is a kind of...):

individual; mortal; person; somebody; someone; soul (a human being)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "look-alike"):

clone; dead ringer; ringer (a person who is almost identical to another)


LOOK-ALIKE (adjective)


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Meaning:

Resembling closely

Context example:

they have look-alike cars

Similar:

like; similar (resembling or similar; having the same or some of the same characteristics; often used in combination)


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