verb (used with object), re·sem·bled, re·sem·bling.
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Origin of resemble
OTHER WORDS FROM resemblere·sem·bling·ly, adverbpre·re·sem·ble, verb, pre·re·sem·bled, pre·re·sem·bling.un·re·sem·bling, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for resemble
Much of the nation has been caught up in a tempest that resembled one of the dinner-table scenes in August: Osage County.
The 1950s, observed C. Vann Woodward, resembled the era of Reconstruction in many ways.
The office politics of The New York Times have often resembled a combination of the Kremlin and the Vatican.Murdoch on the Rocks: How a Lone Reporter Revealed the Mogul's Tabloid Terror Machine|Clive Irving|August 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I had bought the device at Rite-Aid precisely because it resembled a cigarette.
We lugged the beach stuff onto the beach, avoiding anything that resembled a dune.
She had stubby hands, and a figure which resembled a corn sack, well filled, and stamped down.Through Arctic Lapland|Cutcliffe Hyne
The shape of these boats, and also of many we observed upon the Po, resembled that of an Indian canoe.First Impressions on a Tour upon the Continent|Marianne Baillie
The little professor, most comical of all, resembled nothing so much as the cub of an Arctic bear.Off on a Comet|Jules Verne
In colour and appearance it resembled the common roe, but was considerably smaller.Hendricks the Hunter|W.H.G. Kingston
With difficulty he was brought to the statement that it resembled the Flor de San Lorenzo, but snow-white.The Woodlands Orchids|Frederick Boyle