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Meaning of SAME

Pronunciation:  seym

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  1. [adv]  in the same manner; "you get treated fairly, same as any other student in this course!"
  2. [adj]  equal in amount or value; "like amounts"; "equivalent amounts"; "the same amount"; "gave one six blows and the other a like number"; "an equal number"; "the same number"
  3. [adj]  closely similar or comparable in kind or quality or quantity or degree; "curtains 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"
  4. [adj]  same in identity; "the 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"

SAME is a 4 letter word that starts with S.


 Synonyms: aforementioned(a), aforesaid(a), assonant, comparable, corresponding, duplicate, equal, equivalent, identical, indistinguishable, like, one and the same(p), one(a), said(a), self, selfsame(a), synoptic, synoptical, very(a)
 Antonyms: different, other, unequal, unlike
 See Also: similar, unvaried, unvarying



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Same\, a. [AS. same, adv.; akin to OS. sama, samo, adv.,
OHG. sam, a., sama, adv., Icel. samr, a., Sw. samme, samma,
Dan. samme, Goth. sama, Russ. samuii, Gr. ?, Skr. sama, Gr. ?
like, L. simul at the same time, similis like, and E. some,
a., -some. [root]191. Cf. {Anomalous}, {Assemble},
{Homeopathy}, {Homily}, {Seem}, v. i., {Semi-}, {Similar},
1. Not different or other; not another or others; identical;

         Thou art the same, and thy years shall have no end.
                                               --Ps. cii. 27.

2. Of like kind, species, sort, dimensions, or the like; not
   differing in character or in the quality or qualities
   compared; corresponding; not discordant; similar; like.

         The ethereal vigor is in all the same. --Dryden.

3. Just mentioned, or just about to be mentioned.

         What ye know, the same do I know.     --Job. xiii.

         Do but think how well the same he spends, Who spends
         his blood his country to relieve.     --Daniel.

Note: Same is commonly preceded by the, this, or that and is
      often used substantively as in the citations above. In
      a comparative use it is followed by as or with.

            Bees like the same odors as we do. --Lubbock.

            [He] held the same political opinions with his
            illustrious friend.                --Macaulay.

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