Meaning of SIMILARITY in English


ˌsiməˈlarəd.ē, -myə-, -rətē, -i also -ler- noun

( -es )

1. : the quality or state of being similar : resemblance , conformity

the similarity between cougars and jaguars

the dangerous similarity of a mushroom to a toadstool

similarity of tastes among teen-agers

of association by contiguity, by similarity and by contrast — R.S.Woodworth

2. : a comparable aspect : analogy , correspondence

has a better eye for similarities among cultures than for diversities — Raphael Demos

Webster's New International English Dictionary.      Новый международный словарь английского языка Webster.