Definition of Sharklike

1. Adjective. Similar to a shark. ¹



2. Adjective. Similar to that of a shark; ''as'', a sharklike grin, sharklike teeth, a sharklike frenzy. ¹

3. Adjective. (context: taxonomy of a fish) Cartilaginous. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Sharklike

1. [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Sharklike

shark fin soups
shark fins
shark liver oil
shark oil
shark repellent
sharke
sharked
sharker
sharkers
sharkfin
sharkfins
sharking
sharkings
sharkish
sharkless
sharklike (current term)
sharkmeat
sharks
sharkskin
sharkskins
sharksucker
sharksuckers
sharky
sharn
sharnier
sharniest
sharns
sharny
sharp-and-a-half

Literary usage of Sharklike

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1. Overheard in Arcady by Robert Bridges (1894)
"Sing, my warriors, sing ! men of the sharklike race ! Sing of the poet who came and greeted us face to face. He from the cold, gray North, I, ..."

2. Science and Hebrew Tradition by Thomas Henry Huxley (1897)
"... they must have been produced by sharklike fishes; and since many fossil shells correspond, down to the minutest details of structure, with the shells of ..."

3. Science and Hebrew tradition by Thomas Henry Huxley (1896)
"... they must have been produced by sharklike fishes ; and since many fossil shells correspond, down to the minutest details of structure, with the shells ..."

4. The English Illustrated Magazine (1900)
"... the gaunt, sharklike dogfish, and attacked on all sides by wriggling clusters of his enemies, biting, snapping, and tearing away in fierce contest. ..."

5. Essays Upon Some Controverted Questions by Thomas Henry Huxley (1892)
"... they must have been produced by sharklike fishes; and since many fossil shells correspond, down to the minutest details of structure, with the shells of ..."

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