take after

take after

  1. To resemble (a parent or ancestor) in appearance or habit.
    She takes after her grandmother with her wide eyes and quiet disposition.
  2. To follow someone's example.
  • French: tenir de, ressembler
  • German: nachgeraten
  • Portuguese: parecer, parecer-se com, puxar a
  • Russian: походи́ть
  • Spanish: parecer
  • Russian: сле́довать

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