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likewise


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Likewise  \Like"wise`\  (l[imac]k"w[imac]z`),  adv  &  conj.  [See 
  {Wise},  n.] 
  In  like  manner;  also  moreover;  too  See  {Also}. 
 
  Go  and  do  thou  likewise.  --Luke  x.  37. 
 
  For  he  seeth  that  wise  men  die;  likewise  the  fool  and 
  the  brutish  person  perish.  --Ps.  xlix. 
  10. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  likewise 
  adv  1:  in  like  or  similar  manner;  "He  was  similarly  affected"; 
  "some  people  have  littlepower  to  do  good,  and  have 
  likewise  little  strength  to  resist  evil"-  Samuel 
  Johnson  [syn:  {similarly}] 
  2:  in  addition;  "he  has  a  Mercedes,  too"  [syn:  {besides},  {too}, 
  {also},  {as  well}] 
  3:  equally;  "parents  and  teachers  alike  demanded  reforms"  [syn: 
  {alike}] 




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