Definition of Bannerlike

1. Adverb. Like a banner. "She waved her scarf at him bannerlike"

Definition of Bannerlike

1. Adjective. Resembling a banner ¹



2. Adverb. So as to resemble a banner ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Bannerlike

banner blindness
banner carrier
banner carriers
banner cloud
banner clouds
banner roll
bannered
banneret
bannerets
bannerette
bannerettes
bannering
bannerless
bannerlike (current term)
bannermanite
bannerol
bannerols
banners
bannerware
bannet
banneton
bannetons
bannets
bannimus
banninate
banninated
banninating
banning

Literary usage of Bannerlike

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1. The Red Badge of Courage: An Episode of the American Civil War by Stephen Crane (1900)
"He came flying back from a brook waving his garment bannerlike. He was swelled with a tale he had heard from a reliable friend, who had heard it ..."

2. A Dictionary of Architecture and Building, Biographical, Historical, and by Russell Sturgis (1901)
"A contrivance by which a bannerlike plate, as of thin metal, is moved by the wind around a pivot, so that a point on the opposite side of the pivot points ..."

3. Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society Held at Philadelphia for by American Philosophical Society (1896)
"When extended, as in the plate, they appear bannerlike, and we shall term them the banners. Near the base of each is a small cluster of long, stout bristles ..."

4. Transactions of the Society of Biblical Archæology by Walter L. Nash (1882)
"... forming a bannerlike end, the use or meaning of which is difficult to guess. The posts upon wliich the doors turned had evidently been surmounted by the ..."

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