Definition of similitude:
- That which is like or similar; a representation, semblance, or copy; a facsimile.
- The act of likening, or that which likens, one thing to another; fanciful or imaginative comparison; a simile.
- The quality or state of being similar or like; resemblance; likeness; similarity; as, similitude of substance.
parallel, correspondence, vis-a-vis, affinity, congruity, replica, community, relation, opposite number, copy, same, proportion, uniformness, parallelism, common denominator, representation, parity, simulation, coincidence, likeness, counterpart, uniformity, twin, simile, comparability, commonality, comparison, alikeness.
- "Monsieur Violet", Frederick Marryat.
Even Darsie herself looked plain with her hair dragged back into a tight little knot, her grey flannel shirt padded into the similitude of stooping shoulders, her skirt turned carefully back to front.- "A College Girl", Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey.
The journal of the commander ends with the statement that immediately after the arrival of the vessels three men were sent south- south west, three west, and three south- east to search if they could find people, but that they all returned " without finding of people or any similitude of habitation."- "The Voyage of the Vega round Asia and Europe, Volume I and Volume II", A.E. Nordenskieold.