and the like

and the like

Along with other things of a similar kind; all the rest; and so forth; et cetera. I try to be healthy, eating lots of fruit, veggies, and the like.
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and the like

and other similar things. Whenever we go on a picnic, we take potato chips, hot dogs, soda pop, and the like. I'm very tired of being yelled at, pushed around, and the like.
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McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

and the like

And more of the same, as in John just loves hot dogs, hamburgers, french fries, and the like. [c. 1600]
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and the ˈlike

(informal) and similar people or things: Professional people include lawyers, doctors, architects and the like.
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References in classic literature ?
It became a sort of quarry for nuts and screws and wheels, bars and spokes, chain-links and the like; a mine of ill-fitting "parts" to replace the defects of machines still current.
But their talking put him out, and for a time he was certainly merely repeating abusive terms, "prancin' nincompoops" and the like, old terms and new.