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pronunciation:
seIm
parts of speech:
adjective, pronoun
phrases:
all the same, the same
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: being one identical thing or person and not a new or different thing or person.
We must have spoken to the same person at different times.This is the same bed that your father slept in when he was a child.
synonyms:
equal, identical, selfsame, very
antonyms:
different, other
similar words:
even, level, like, one, synonymous
definition 2: perfectly alike or equal; not at all different.
He gets me the same gift every year--soap.She and her friend were wearing the same hats at the party.This cheese is the same price as the cheese on the counter.It's going to be the same temperature this afternoon as yesterday.
synonyms:
duplicate, equal, equivalent, identical, like
antonyms:
contrary, different, opposite
similar words:
alike, analogous, close, commensurate, comparable, correspondent, corresponding, even, indistinguishable, interchangeable, kindred, level, near, parallel, similar, twin
definition 3: not changed; being as before.
After twenty years, my feelings about her were the same.
synonyms:
unaltered, unchanged
antonyms:
different
similar words:
abiding, changeless, constant, enduring, identical, immutable, invariable, selfsame, unchangeable
 
part of speech: pronoun
definition: something or someone exactly as previously mentioned.
She said she was willing to go, and I said the same.
phrase: all the same
phrase: the same