Resemble

Re*sem"ble

(r?-z?m"b'l), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Resembled (-b'ld); p. pr. & vb. n. Resembling (-bl?ng).] [F. ressembler; pref. re- re- + sembler to seem, resemble, fr. L. similare, simulare, to imitate, fr. similis like, similar. See Similar.] 1. To be like or similar to; to bear the similitude of, either in appearance or qualities; as, these brothers resemble each other.
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We will resemble you in that.
Shak.
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2. To liken; to compare; to represent as like. [Obs.]
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The other . . .
He did resemble to his lady bright.
Spenser.
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3. To counterfeit; to imitate. [Obs.] "They can so well resemble man's speech." Holland.
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4. To cause to imitate or be like. [R.] H. Bushnell.
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