the spitten image of (one)

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the spitten image of (one)

old-fashioned A person who looks exactly like or bears a very strong resemblance to one. Wow, you are just the spitten image of your mother! I was about to call you by her name. That guy over there looks like the spitten image of someone I went to high school with.
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Come to think of it, I'm sure the lady behind the bar at the Head of Steam is the spitten image of Guinevere.