RESEMBLANCE's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of resemblance
Definition:
n. likeness; similarity in appearance or external or superficial details
Example:
The resemblance is undeniable, from the massive arch to the carved pillars.
She brought the child to the house to play with half-brothers and half-sisters, all of them unaware they were related, until the resemblance became too obvious.
Sentence in Classic:
From the fifth sitting the portrait impressed everyone, especially Vronsky, not only by its resemblance, but by its characteristic beauty.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Le charmant Hippolyte was surprising by his extraordinary resemblance to his beautiful sister, but yet more by the fact that in spite of this resemblance he was exceedingly ugly.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
A countermovement is then accomplished from east to west with a remarkable resemblance to the preceding movement from west to east.
War and Peace(V6) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Their features though greatly disfigured, had a slight resemblance to those of Pangloss and the unhappy Jesuit and Westphalian Baron, brother to Miss Cunegonde.
Candide By Voltaire Context
I thought her more like him than ever I had thought her; and I felt, rather than saw, that the resemblance was not lost on my companion.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context
And while I was occupied with these deliberations, I would fancy an exact resemblance to Joe in some man coming along the road towards us, and my heart would beat high.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens Context
But, although his motive for looking steadily at Oliver no longer existed, the old idea of the resemblance between his features and some familiar face came upon him so strongly, that he could not withdraw his gaze.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens Context
Next, he practised performing a series of bows to his reflection, accompanied with certain murmurs intended to bear a resemblance to a French phrase (though Chichikov knew not a single word of the Gallic tongue).
Dead Souls By Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol Context
For all countries, and the districts of which they are made up, have a certain resemblance to one another, so that from a knowledge of one we can pass easily to the knowledge of another.
Discourses on the First Decade of Titus Livius By Niccolo Machiavelli Context
This bore some resemblance to incipient rigour, and was accompanied by a marked sinking of the pulse.
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde By Robert Louis Stevenson Context
There was the same resemblance between our feet, with the same differences; which I knew very well, though the horses did not, because of my shoes and stockings; the same in every part of our bodies except as to hairiness and colour, which I have already described.
Gulliver's Travels(V2) By Jonathan Swift Context