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To be similar to, or the same as, something or someone



if one thing matches another, or if they match, they are the same or have similar qualities



to be the same as something else, or very much like it

amount to

to be the same as or equal to something else



if ideas or opinions coincide, they agree with each other



to be similar to something



to be similar to something but not exactly the same

accord with

to agree with or be the same as something else

invite comparison with

to be similar to someone or something

have something in common (with something)

to have the same features as something else

bear/stand comparison (with)

to be similar

hostile architecture

the design of buildings or public spaces in a way which discourages people from touching, climbing or sitting on them …

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boots on the ground

a situation in which a country's armed forces are physically present in an area of conflict …

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