To say something is similar to something else (synonyms, similar words, thesaurus)

To say something is similar to something else

Compare

To say something is similar to something else

The critics compare ‘Boy Bitten by a Lizard’ to ‘Boy with a Lute’.

Liken to

To say someone or something is similar to another person or thing

Formal

The critics liken ‘Boy Bitten by a Lizard’ to ‘Boy with a Lute’.

Make / Draw a comparison

To say two or more people or things are similar

The writer drew comparisons between the two musicians.

Draw / make an analogy

To say that two situations, processes, etc. are similar

Our manager always draws analogies between business and baseball.

Draw a parallel

To say some features of things are similar, especially things that exist or happen in different places or at different times

The book draws parallels between psychology today and Buddhism.

 

Link

To say or show that there is a connection between two things or people

Police have evidence linking the suspect to several drug dealers.

 

Make / Draw a distinction between

To say two things are different

We need to draw a distinction between the two accidents.