Definition of Torchlike

1. Adjective. Resembling a torch or some aspect of one. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Torchlike

1. [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Torchlike

torcher
torchere
torcheres
torchers
torches
torchier
torchiere
torchieres
torchiers
torchiest
torching
torchings
torchless
torchlight
torchlights
torchlike (current term)
torchmaking
torchman
torchmen
torchon
torchons
torchwood
torchwood family
torchwoods
torchwort
torchy
torcs
torcular
torcular herophili
torcularious

Literary usage of Torchlike

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1. The Golden Poppy by Emory Evans Smith (1902)
"... it means the strong or robust flower, but, on the other hand, if from antorcha, it refers to the torchlike or flamelike color of the flowers, ..."

2. New Jersey, a Guide to Its Present and Past (2007)
"In low moist ground grows the cardinal flower, brightening the woods with its deep red torchlike spikes. A roadside favorite during August and early ..."

3. William Winston Seaton of the "National Intelligencer".: A Biographical Sketch by Josephine Seaton (1871)
"... loved relatives whom she was to behold no more on earth; and sailing from Hull, her native land set upon her sight forever. "The torchlike blaze of the ..."

4. A Glossary of the Mining and Mineral Industry by Albert Hill Fay (1920)
"The same as comer lo┬╗ pilare┬╗, figuratively, to abandon a mine. (Mln. Jour.) Comet (Wales). A hand lamp with a long, torchlike flame. (Gresley) Come water. ..."

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