From Frenchsimilaire, from Medieval Latin *similaris, extended from Latinsimilis (“like"); akin to simul (“together").
French similairefrom Latin similislikesem-1 in Indo-European roots
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We have a similar sense of humor, I think.
The forest was similar but there was a trail I followed for a time.
She reached the top of the stairs and stared at a similar scene leading past the Arch and all the way up the park toward the city.
On being told that she was white and that one of the servants was black, she concluded that all who occupied a similar menial position were of the same hue; and whenever I asked her the colour of a servant she would say "black."