along those lines

along those lines

Similar to something else. I really liked the cake we had at your birthday party; I want to get something along those lines for mine. Did you see the princess's wedding gown? I want a style along those lines for my own wedding.
See also: line, those

along those lines

 and along these lines; along similar lines
similarly; in nearly the same way. We will deal with the other students along similar lines.
See also: line, those
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No, there aren't any magic mushrooms or anything along those lines (that remains a Dutch specialty).
I don't think anybody is married to a number,' Margulies said, 'but there clearly will be a push along those lines.
We look forward to providing the benefits of a local short-line railroad to the customers and the communities along those lines in New Brunswick and Quebec.
The first legislative proposal along those lines was initially offered by Rep.