Sound like

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Definition

(He) sounds like (he needs to take a break): It appears or seems like (he needs a break)
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(She) sounds like (an American!): (From her accent), it seems that (she is an American!)
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Examples

  • "That sounds like a security risk."
  • "Shannon : It sounds like you might need life insurance as well."
  • "It sounds like my husband is doing it again."
  • "That doesn't sound like Icarus."
  • "Joan : Sounds like my kind of place."
  • "It may sound like an accident waiting to happen, but certain high-profile university professors are researching powering aircraft with on-board nuclear reactors."
  • "sounds like you have a motive too, Edward!"
  • "Icarus : Wow Edward, that sounds like a hit!"
  • "Philip : Yeah, it sounds like."
  • "Susie : That sounds like a porn website."

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