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Synonyms of "Similarly" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between similarly and in the same way and likewise and as with ?
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Q: What is the difference between similarly and in the same way and likewise and as with ?
Q: What is the difference between similarly and equally ?
A: Equally - when something is the same as something else. Equally meaning equal to. (Confirm = Approve)

Similarly - when something is almost the same as another. (Identical / similar)
Q: What is the difference between similarly and resembling ?
A: similarly = in the same way
resembling = looking like

She struggled to wear her ballet shoes, similarly, her daughter did too.

- The mother is having trouble wearing these shoes and just LIKE HER, her daughter is ALSO struggling.


A girl stood there, her features resembling a person I've seen before.

- This girl LOOKS LIKE someone "I've seen before."
Q: What is the difference between similarly and likewise ?
A: I am a native English speaker yet I use this word so often that I couldn't give an answer without the aid of the internet. According to Collin's Dictionary, "You use likewise to compare two methods, states or situations..." You are using likewise to indicate two situations are the same.

The example it gives here is "He lent money, made donations and encouraged others to do likewise."

Similarly and likewise can be used interchangeably. Similarly is just a synonym for likewise and vice versa; likewise is a synonym for similarly.

Translations of "Similarly"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? similarly
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