Definition of The likes of
1. Noun. A similar kind. "We don't want the likes of you around here"
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Literary usage of The likes of
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1. Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of English Usage by Inc. Merriam-Webster (1994)
"the likes of is a common phrase, first recorded more than 200 years ago, which in current speech and writing has two principal uses, both of which are ..."
2. Some Letters of William Vaughn Moody by William Vaughn Moody (1913)
"me with an inexpressible arrogance, the likes of which I did n't suspect my meek pedagogical make-up of. I had promised myself for a long time a few days ..."