kindred spirit

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kindred spirit

Also, kindred soul. An individual with the same beliefs, attitudes or feelings as oneself. For example, Dean and I are kindred spirits when it comes to spending money-we're both tight. [Mid-1800s]
See also: kindred, spirit
References in classic literature ?
For in Lycidas and Adonais Milton and Shelley mourned kindred souls rather than dear loved friends.
Deep in the bowels of the Dark Ones' Colony, an unforeseen evil is stirring: A demon-hearted vampire has finally found a kindred soul, a human female so deliciously evil, she shares his desire to destroy the innocent.
James Rebanks, acclaimed author of A Shepherd's Life, came to Gwynedd as a kindred soul from his Lake District sheep farm.
Given my personal interest in her field--I had recently lost 62 pounds--I was excited about guiding a kindred soul as she helped other women accomplish what we had done .
But even more important, they also are seeking that one kindred soul that could become their soul mate.
Meanwhile, his daughter Kat (Christina Ricci) discovers a kindred soul in Casper, a friendly young ghost, but Casper's human hating uncles, Stretch, Stinkie and Fatso (The Ghostly Trio), are determined to drive the "fleshies" out of the manor.
York is considered a "bare bones" broker, a kindred soul to the "pipe rack" clothing retailer (Syms, Hit & Miss, at al).
Jonze loved the script and found a kindred soul in Kaufman, a man whose absurdist take on life closely matches his own.
Adults are sure to recall their own preteen years, and kids will leave with the feeling that they have found a kindred soul in Anastasia.
Mark's a kindred soul and we've spent a lot of time searching out the right people and vineyards to make wines that really speak of their origins.
Unaware that he is really a prince, not merely an apprentice at the Palace, Ella finally feels she has met a kindred soul.
Both Zwigoff and Steve Buscemi's Seymour, a character in the film who becomes a kindred soul mate to Enid, are into early blues and jazz records, and Birch quickly picked up on the new/old sounds.
When a scrap of Emily's writing is blown onto Emmaline's mouse hole doorstep, Emmaline is delighted to discover Emily's kindred soul revealed in a snippet of poetry: "I'm Nobody
Warren sympathises with Roland, but doesn't see him as a kindred soul.