ADV. closely, greatly, strongly, very much He very much resembles a friend of mine. | in no way, not remotely He does not resemble his brother in any way. I have never seen anything remotely resembling the horrors of that day. | faintly, in some respects/ways, rather, somewhat, superficially, vaguely | oddly, uncannily
VERB + RESEMBLE be designed to The house was designed to resemble a church. | tend to
PREP. in The meat resembles chicken in flavour.