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  • v  consider or describe as similar, equal, or analogous

  • You liken the experience of communing with spirits to "going on automatic pilot.
  • I always liken it to when people look through their photo albums or home videos from 20 years ago and think, Gosh, did I really wear that? The difference is, thankfully on the one .
  • You liken the immigrant wave to the Visigoths who sacked Rome.
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  • Pirates playing with a rock in the shoe
    PITTSBURGH Clint Hurdle likes that his Pittsburgh Pirates recent history causes them to play with a rock in the shoe.Pirates fans might liken two decades of losing more to a boulder careening downhill.
    June 9, 2013 - The Durango Herald

  • Brian Boucher in TSN
    I liken it to when you are a backup and you go a week or two between starts and have to stay sharp in practice,Boucher said. "I don't think it will be that much of a negative effect. Long-term, the positives (of a break) outweigh the...
  • Yasuo Fukuda in Asia Times Online
    Fukuda said Tuesday: "If we were to liken the history of African development to a volume of literature, then what we are about to do now is open to a new page, titled the 'century of African growth'. In the future, Africa will become a powerful...

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