the like of
phrasal see the likes of

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  • the likes of — {informal} Something like or similar to; something of the same kind as. * /I have never seen the likes of John./ * /It was a chocolate sundae the likes of which Mary would never see again./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • the likes of — {informal} Something like or similar to; something of the same kind as. * /I have never seen the likes of John./ * /It was a chocolate sundae the likes of which Mary would never see again./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

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