1. 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
2. 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
3. equal in amount or value
- the same amount
- the same number
4. unchanged in character or nature
- the village stayed the same
- his attitude is the same as ever
Similar word(s): unchanged
Sentences with same as an adjective:
- Are you the same person who phoned me yesterday?
- I realised I was the same age as my grandfather had been when he joined the air force.
- Even if the twins are identical, they are still not the same person, unlike Mark Twain and Samuel Clemens.
- Peter and Anna went to the same high school: the high school to which Peter went is the high school to which Anna went.
- You have the same hair I do!
- Round here it can be cloudy and sunny even in the same day.
- We were all going in the same direction.
1. (obsolete or Britain dialectal) Together.
1. a member of an indigenous nomadic people living in northern Scandinavia and herding reindeer
2. the language of nomadic Lapps in northern Scandinavia and the Kola Peninsula
1. The identical thing, ditto.
- The same can be said of him.
2. Something similar, something of the identical type.
- She's having apple pie? I'll have the same.
3. (formal, often law) It or them, without a connotation of similarity.
- The question is his credibility or lack of same.
- Light valve suspensions and films containing UV absorbers and light valves containing the same (US Patent 5,467,217)Methods of selectively distributing data in a computer network and systems using the same (US Patent 7,191,208)
4. (India, common) It or them, as above, meaning the last object mentioned, mainly as complement: on the same, for the same.
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