alike
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alike(
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layk
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (similar)
a. parecido
Our cars are alike.Nuestros autos son parecidos.
b. igual
It seems that all politicians are alike.Parece que todos los políticos son iguales.
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
2. (similarly)
a. igual
You and your sister talk alike.Tú y tu hermana hablan igual.
b. de la misma manera
We both think alike. Maybe that's why we're such good friends.Las dos pensamos de la misma manera. Quizá por eso somos tan buenas amigas.
3. (equally)
a. por igual
These rules apply to men and women alike.Estas normas se aplican a hombres y mujeres por igual.
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alike
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. igual
to look alikeparecerse
they are all alike!¡todos son iguales!
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
2. (treat, dress, think)
a. igual
old and young alikejovenes y viejos por igual
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alike [əˈlaɪk]
adjective
they are very alike son muy parecidos; se parecen mucho; you're all alike! ¡sois todos iguales!; ¡todos son iguales!; especially (LAm) to look alike parecerse; they all look alike to me yo no veo diferencia entre ellos; para mí todos son iguales
adverb
1 (in the same way) del mismo modo; igual
to think/dress alike pensar/vestir del mismo modo or igual
2 (both, equally)
men and women alike tanto los hombres como las mujeres
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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Phrases with "alike"
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look-alike
el/la doble
look alike
parecerse
we look alike
nos parecemos
great minds think alike
los genios pensamos igual
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