Likened



[lahy-kuh n] /ˈlaɪ kən/

verb (used with object)
1.
to represent as similar or like; compare:
to liken someone to a weasel.
/ˈlaɪkən/
verb
1.
(transitive) to see or represent as the same or similar; compare
v.

late 13c., “to represent as like,” from like (adj.) + -en (1). Related: Likened; likening.

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    [lahy-kuh n] /ˈlaɪ kən/ verb (used with object) 1. to represent as similar or like; compare: to liken someone to a weasel. /ˈlaɪkən/ verb 1. (transitive) to see or represent as the same or similar; compare v. late 13c., “to represent as like,” from like (adj.) + -en (1). Related: Likened; likening.

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