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
How to use resemble in a sentence
They wanted to know what the the best approach was for their brands to market to places like Florida and Georgia where the consumers were able to spend their money in a way that more clearly resemble pre-coronavirus behaviors.‘We popped champagne corks’: Local media is reaping the rewards of a slow reemergence of advertising spend|Kayleigh Barber|October 16, 2020|Digiday
A hotel–swimming pool complex designed to resemble an art deco ocean liner, Piscine Molitor was the place in Paris to see and be seen.
So the casting director went hunting for male actors who resembled each leader in build and facial structure, matched their ethnicity, and could do convincing voice impersonations.Inside the strange new world of being a deepfake actor|Karen Hao|October 9, 2020|MIT Technology Review
NASA chose Bennu as an asteroid to visit partly because it resembles carbonaceous chondrite meteorites, which scientists think are time capsules of the early solar system.The asteroid Bennu’s brittle boulders may make grabbing a sample easier|Lisa Grossman|October 8, 2020|Science News
It defied what some members on Clifford’s panel recall being told to expect — that the commission would grow into something resembling a full-fledged public defender’s agency.Maine Hires Lawyers With Criminal Records to Defend Its Poorest Residents|by Samantha Hogan, The Maine Monitor, with data analysis by Agnel Philip|October 6, 2020|ProPublica
But he resembled by then an ancient Red Indian chief, and his expressions did not follow the patterns of other mortals.The Stacks: How The Berlin Wall Inspired John le Carré’s First Masterpiece|John le Carré|November 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
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
The philosopher once complained about young men whose desire for learning resembled their desire for a sun tan.The Ivy League Provides the Best Trade Schools Around|Nick Romeo|August 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I called it a spinet, because it somewhat resembled that instrument, and was played upon in the same manner.Gulliver's Travels|Jonathan Swift
The former, in its frozen state, somewhat resembled hard butter.The Giant of the North|R.M. Ballantyne
The wedding breakfast very much resembled the similar festivities at which most of us have assisted.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
Amongst all my fellow clerks I remember one only who resembled as a borrower some of my quondam associates at Derby.
It was to me a new birth of faculties that resembled a new sense of being, a buoyant and elastic lightness of feelings and frame.