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English adjective: same

1. same same in identity


SamplesThe same man I saw yesterday.
Never wore the same dress twice.
This road is the same one we were on yesterday.
On the same side of the street.


Similaraforementioned, aforesaid, identical, said, selfsame, very


Antonymsother

2. same closely similar or comparable in kind or quality or quantity or degree


SamplesCurtains the same color as the walls.
Two girls of the same age.
Mother and son have the same blue eyes.
Animals of the same species.
The same rules as before.
Two boxes having the same dimensions.
The same day next year.


Similarassonant, comparable, cookie-cutter, corresponding, duplicate, homophonic, identical, indistinguishable, like, one, synoptic, synoptical


See alsoequal, like, similar, similar, unvaried, unvarying


Attributesameness


Antonymsdifferent

3. same equal in amount or value


SamplesLike amounts.
Equivalent amounts.
The same amount.
Gave one six blows and the other a like number.
The same number.


Synonymslike


See alsoequal


Antonymsunlike

4. same unchanged in character or nature


SamplesThe village stayed the same.
His attitude is the same as ever.


Similarunchanged


Antonymschanged


English noun: Same

1. Same (person) a member of an indigenous nomadic people living in northern Scandinavia and herding reindeer


SynonymsLapp, Lapplander, Saame, Saami, Sami


Broader (hypernym)European


Member meronymLapland, Lappland

2. Same (communication) the language of nomadic Lapps in northern Scandinavia and the Kola Peninsula


SynonymsLapp, Saame, Saami, Sami


Broader (hypernym)Lappic, Lappish









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