The definition of similar is two things that have characteristics that resemble each other but are not exactly alike.(adjective)
An example of similar is a cream skirt and a white skirt.
See similar in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: Fr similaire < L similis: see same
See similar in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: French similaire
Origin: , from Latin similis, like; see sem-1 in Indo-European roots.
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