be the (very) image of (someone)(redirected from are the very image of them)
be the (very) image of (someone)
To look exactly like someone else. Wow, you are just the very image of your mother! I was about to call you by her name.
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be the image of somebody/something,
be the living/spitting/very image of somebody/somethingbe very similar to, or look exactly like somebody/something else: She’s the spitting image of her mother.
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