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The meaning of Liken

ˈlaɪ.kən

Liken – definition

verb

Point out the resemblance of someone or something to.

Usage examples:

Racism is likened to a contagious disease
phrasal verb

To say that someone is similar to or has the same qualities as someone else

Usage examples:

She's been likened to a young elizabeth taylor.

Liken translation into English

Liken: translate from English into Chinese

Translate liken into Chinese (Simplified)}
比作

Liken: translate from English into Dutch

Translate liken into Dutch}
Vergelijken

Liken: translate from English into French

Translate liken into French}
Assimiler, Comparer

Liken: translate from English into German

Translate liken into German}
Mögen, Vergleichen

Liken: translate from English into Hindi

Translate liken into Hindi}
मिलाना, तुलना करना, सदृश करना, उपमा देना

Liken: translate from English into Italian

Translate liken into Italian}
Paragona, Paragonare, Assomigliare

Liken: translate from English into Korean

Translate liken into Korean}
비유하다, ...에 비유하다

Liken: translate from English into Russian

Translate liken into Russian}
Уподобляться, Уподоблять, Приравнивать, Придавать сходство, Делать схожим, Делать похожим, Сравнивать, Находить сходство

Liken: translate from English into Spanish

Translate liken into Spanish}
Comparar las semejanzas, Mirar si se asemejan

Word origin

Middle English: from like1 + -en1.

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