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(as) (a)like as (two) peas in a pod

Said of two people who are very similar in interests, actions, or appearance. Betty and Jennifer are as alike as two peas in a pod, so it's no wonder people sometimes mistake them for sisters.
See also: pea, pod

be like two peas in a pod

To be very similar, typically in interests, dispositions, or beliefs. Those kids have the same wacky sense of humor—they're truly like two peas in a pod. They're like two peas in a pod, of course they're married!
See also: like, pea, pod, two

granny pod

A small house on one's property, separate from the main house, that serves as a permanent home for one's aging parents. Also called a "granny pad." With this granny pod, I get to see my family all the time, while still having a place of my own that is easy to maintain. Just don't call me "Granny"!
See also: granny, pod

like (two) peas in a pod

Said of two people who are very similar in interests, actions, or appearance. Betty and Jennifer are like two peas in a pod, so it's no wonder people sometimes mistake them for sisters.
See also: like, pea, pod

two peas in a pod

Two people who are very similar, typically in interests, dispositions, or beliefs. Those kids have the same wacky sense of humor—they're truly like two peas in a pod. They're like two peas in a pod, of course they're married!
See also: pea, pod, two

*alike as (two) peas in a pod

very similar. (Compare this with like (two) peas in a pod. *Also: as ~.) These two books are as alike as peas in a pod.
See also: alike, pea, pod

like (two) peas in a pod

Cliché very close or intimate. (Compare this with as alike as (two) peas in a pod.) Yes, they're close. Like two peas in a pod. They're always together. Like peas in a pod.
See also: like, pea, pod

like as two peas in a pod

Very similar, bearing a close resemblance. For example, They're not even sisters, but they're like as two peas in a pod. This expression alludes to the seeds contained in a pea pod, which do indeed look very much alike. [Late 1500s]
See also: like, pea, pod, two

like two peas in a pod

or

alike as two peas in a pod

If you say that two people are like two peas in a pod or are alike as two peas in a pod, you mean that they are very similar in appearance or character. She is convinced the men are brothers. She said: `They were like two peas in a pod.' I remember when you brought the twins to be baptized, Laura. Alike as two peas in a pod! Note: People often vary this expression, for example by describing two people as peas from the same pod. The two men are peas from the same pod.
See also: like, pea, pod, two

like peas (or like as two peas) in a pod

so similar as to be indistinguishable or nearly so.
See also: like, pea, pod

as alike/like as (two) ˈpeas in a pod

(informal) very similar in appearance: I had never met his brother before but I recognized him immediately because they’re as alike as two peas in a pod. OPPOSITE: (like) chalk and cheese
See also: alike, like, pea, pod

(as) alike as (two) peas in a pod

phr. very similar. (The peas in a pod are essentially identical.) The twins are as alike as two peas in a pod.
See also: alike, pea, pod, two

as alike as peas in a pod

verb
See also: alike, pea, pod

alike as two peas in a pod

verb
See also: alike, pea, pod, two

alike as peas in a pod

verb
See also: alike, pea, pod

like/as two peas in a pod

Closely resembling each other. The similarity of peas in a single pod was observed by the ancients, and the transfer to other close resemblances took place by the sixteenth century. It has been repeated ever since.
See also: like, pea, pod, two
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The charity added: "We are working with other organisations in the UK that have positive approaches to innovation and are supplying them with pods."
The MSP posed the following questions: ?What route will the pod system use between the airport and Paisley Gilmour Street?
The new pods have been billed as offering an affordable way to stay at Alton Towers Resort, priced from just PS88 per night off-peak and PS123 in peak season.
However, SpaceX has been conducting this competition to encourage student innovation and bolster the development of hyperloop pods. In last year's competition, many of the pods were driven with the help of the company's pusher pod, which is why self-propulsion was made one of the pre-requisites for this year's contest.
Amount of photosynthate allocated to seed: this is number of grams of photosynthate that is allocated to the seed and not allocated to the pods. The amount of photosynthate allocated to the seed is dependent on seed size and pod length.
Academics and researchers at Birmingham City University are now working closely alongside the public, industry experts and Birmingham City Council to compile detailed safety cases for the use of the pods and run trials in increasing complexity, which will then lead on to a further trial with members of the public, including blind or visually impaired people, in pedestrianised areas.
Camping pods have been established at Thandiani (Abbottabad), Sharan (Kaghan Valley) and Bishigram (Swat Valley).
The Pod Picnics will be open to anyone with an interest in the creative industries and arts, with all attendees being asked to bring their own blanket, cushions and refreshments to be enjoyed throughout the event.
Nearly 300 species of insect pests are known to infest pigeonpea crop at various growth stages in India (Lal and Singh, 1998) but the maximum yield loss is caused by pod borer complex.
The initiative will see battery-powered, self-driving pods being used across the MENA region.
THE next generation of driverless pods has been unveiled at the NEC this week.
Using POD is simple - users need only select a screen name before interacting with people they know in a Private POD, or engaging in discussion on a variety of topics in one of the many Public PODs, which are a modern take on the old Internet chat rooms.
Vets Plus, Inc., Menomonie, WI, has developed Probios Pro-Pill Pods to provide a convenient way to give medication to dogs.