semblably

semblable

[sem-bluh-buhl]
noun
1.
a person or thing that resembles or matches another; counterpart.
2.
Archaic. likeness; resemblance.
adjective Archaic.
3.
like or similar.
4.
seeming or apparent.

Origin:
1325–75; Middle English < Middle French, equivalent to sembl(er) to seem + -able -able. See semblance

semblably, adverb
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semblable (ˈsɛmbləbəl)
 
adj
1.  resembling or similar
2.  apparent rather than real
 
n
3.  something that resembles another thing
4.  a resemblance
 
[C14: from Old French, from sembler to seem; see semblance]
 
'semblably
 
adv

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