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soundalike

[ sound-uh-lahyk ]
/ ˈsaʊnd əˌlaɪk /
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noun

a person or thing that sounds like another, especially a better known or more famous prototype: a whole spate of Elvis Presley soundalikes.

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Origin of soundalike

1965–70; noun use of verb phrase sound alike, on the model of look-alike
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British Dictionary definitions for soundalike

soundalike
/ (ˈsaʊndəˌlaɪk) /

noun

  1. a person or thing that sounds like another, often well known, person or thing
  2. (as modifier)a soundalike band
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