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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adv. In the same way; similarly: "Some have little power to do good, and have likewise little strength to resist evil” ( Samuel Johnson).
  • adv. As well; also.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adv. In a similar manner.
  • adv. also; moreover; too.
  • adv. The same to you; used as a response.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adv. In like manner; also; moreover; too. See also.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In like manner; moreover; also; too.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adv. in addition
  • adv. in like or similar manner
  • adv. equally

Etymologies

Shortened from in like wise; equivalent to like +‎ -wise. (Wiktionary)

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