动词过去式:likened 过去分词:likened 现在分词:likening 第三人称单数:likens
/'laɪkən; `laɪkən/ v [Tn.pr] ~ sth to sth (fml 文) show the resemblance between one thing and another 显示两事物的相像
*Life has often been likened to a journey. 生活常常比作旅行.
vliken to /
[liken sb/sth to sb/sth] phr vformal
to say that someone or something is similar to another person or thing
= compare Critics have likened the new theater to a supermarket.