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Definition of Dead ringer

Babylon English

person or object that resembles another almost exactly
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dead ringer
n : (informal) a person who is almost identical to another [syn: ringer]

(See a dead ringer)
English Idioms WM 1.3a
See a dead ringer
Australian Slang
person or thing that closely resembles another: "He was a dead ringer for the local policeman"
WordNet 2.0

1. a person who is almost identical to another
(synonym) ringer, clone
(hypernym) double, image, look-alike
(classification) colloquialism
Dead ringer Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
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Dead Ringer or Dead Ringers may refer to:
  • Dead ringer (idiom)

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