When you look sort of like a celebrity, this is an example of a situation where you resemble a celebrity.
- to be like or similar to in appearance or nature
- Archaic to liken or compare
Origin of resembleMiddle English resemblen ; from Old French resembler ; from re-, again + sembler ; from Classical Latin simulare: see simulate
transitive verbre·sem·bled, re·sem·bling, re·sem·bles
Origin of resembleMiddle English resemblen, from Old French resembler : re-, re- + sembler, to appear (from Latin simul&amacron;re, to imitate, from similis, like; see sem-1 in Indo-European roots).
(third-person singular simple present resembles, present participle resembling, simple past and past participle resembled)