suchlike

[suhch-lahyk]

adjective

of any such kind; similar.

pronoun

persons or things of such a kind.

Nearby words

  1. succès fou,
  2. such,
  3. such and such,
  4. such as,
  5. such as it is,
  6. suchness,
  7. suchou,
  8. suchow,
  9. suck,
  10. suck in

Origin of suchlike

late Middle English word dating back to 1375–1425; see origin at such, like1

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British Dictionary definitions for suchlike

suchlike

adjective

(prenominal) of such a kind; similarJohn, Ken, and other suchlike idiots

noun

such or similar persons or thingshyenas, jackals, and suchlike
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