If you talk about people or things of the same ilk, you mean people or things of the same type as a person or thing that has been mentioned. n-sing supp N
He currently terrorises politicians and their ilk on `Newsnight'..., Where others of his ilk have battled against drugs, Gabriel's problems have centred on his marriage.
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brand, breed, character, class, description, disposition, kidney, kind, sort, stamp, style, type, variety
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