1) in the same way or in a similar way
Not everyone acts or thinks alike.2) used for referring to two people or things equally
It's a show that appeals to young and old alike.
II UK [əˈlaɪk] / US adjective [never before noun]if people or things are alike, they are similar in some way
The two versions of the text are alike in many ways.
The sisters don't really look alike.
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Alike — A*like ([.a]*l[imac]k), a. [AS. onl[=i]c, gel[=i]c; pref. [=a] + like.] Having resemblance or similitude; similar; without difference. [Now used only predicatively.] [1913 Webster] The darkness and the light are both alike to thee. Ps. cxxxix. 12 … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
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alike — (adj.) c.1300, aliche, from O.E. gelic and/or onlice similar, from P.Gmc. *galikam associated form (Cf. O.Fris. gelik, Ger. gleich, Goth. galeiks, O.N. glikr; see LIKE (Cf. like) (adj.)) … Etymology dictionary
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alike — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ similar. ► ADVERB ▪ in a similar way. ORIGIN Old English … English terms dictionary
alike — [ə līk′] adj. [ME olike < OE gelic, onlike & ON (g)likr, alikr < PGmc * galik < * ga (< IE * ge , perfective prefix) + * lik : see LIKE1] like one another; showing resemblance; similar: usually used in the predicate adv. 1. in the… … English World dictionary
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