Origin of similitude
Related formsnon·si·mil·i·tude, noun
Examples from the Web for similitude
Even this similitude is not absurd enough to set us rightly forth.
Let us take notice how the Professor carries out his present similitude.The Philosophy of Natural Theology|William Jackson
And every night his mother held out to him the symbol in the similitude of the cross, and bade him kiss it ere he went to sleep.A Little Book of Profitable Tales|Eugene Field
Here, again, was a similitude which bound this present to the past.The Hated Son|Honore de Balzac
But such comparisons cannot be pursued far without departing from the similitude.Life And Times Of Washington, Volume 2|John Frederick Schroeder