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What does like mother, like daughter mean?

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like mother, like daughter


This is a proverb which means that daughters resemble their mothers.

Related idioms:

Like father like son
To be cut from the same cloth
To be a chip off the same block
To run in the family


1. My mother was mad about chocolate. Every time my father saw me eating chocolate, he would say, "Like mother, like daughter."

2. Nancy: "Liza has an eye for fashion. She always looks for the latest trends."
Kate: "Like mother, like daughter. Her mother is mad about fashion, too."

This idiom is in the relationship category

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