This page has 5 definitions of resemblance in English and Old French. Resemblance is a noun. Also define these 5 related words and terms: likeness, similitude, similarity, comparison, and simile.
English resemblance definition
- The quality or state of resembling
- That which resembles, or is similar; a representation; a likeness.
- A comparison; a simile.
Simile definitionA figure of speech in which one thing is explicitly compared to another, using e.g. like or as.
- Probability; verisimilitude.
state of resembling
that which resembles
Old French resemblance definition
- similarity (taken as a whole, the qualities than make two or more things similar)