Correct spelling, explanation: similar is the correct spelling as it derives from French similaire, also spelled with one m. Double m form,
simmilar is probably just a typo and is incorrect. The correct form is similar.
Definition of similar:
Their cars are very similar and I was confused for a second.
These contracts were of a similar nature so there wasn’t much work with them.
Incorrect spelling, explanation: spelling similar with double m (
simmilar) is an incorrect form. This adjective has come to English from French similaire hence the correct spelling: similar. There is no pronunciation nor lexical reason to spell this word with two m’s.
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