Definition of Tentlike

1. Adjective. Resembling a tent ¹



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Definition of Tentlike

1. resembling a tent [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Tentlike

tenth part
tenthly
tenthmetre
tenthredinides
tenths
tentie
tentier
tentiest
tentifly
tentiginous
tentigo
tentigos
tenting
tentings
tentless
tentlike (current term)
tentmaker
tentmakers
tentoria
tentorial
tentorial angle
tentorial nerve
tentorial notch
tentorial sinus
tentorial surface
tentories
tentorium
tentorium of hypophysis
tentory
tentpole

Literary usage of Tentlike

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1. The Monthly Microscopical Journal: Transactions of the Royal Microscopical (1876)
"The method in which the shelly coatings of successive segments meet each other,—singly, in the simple tentlike setting-on of the new chamber; doubly, ..."

2. Woman: In All Ages and in All Countries by Mitchell Carroll, Alfred Brittain, Edward Bagby Pollard, Pierce Butler, John Robert Effinger, Hugo Paul Thieme, Hermann Schoenfeld, Bartlett Burleigh James, John Ruse Larus (1908)
"... who were accustomed to light, tentlike structures that could be readily taken down and erected elsewhere as their changing habitat directed. ..."

3. A Critical and Exegetical Commentary on the Second Epistle of St. Paul to by Alfred Plummer (1915)
"V. 11 affirm this because we know well that, if the tentlike body which is our earthly dwelling should be taken down, God supplies us with a better building ..."

4. Woman: In All Ages and in All Countries by Edward Bagby Pollard, Mitchell Carroll, Alfred Brittain, Pierce Butler, John Robert Effinger, Hugo Paul Thieme, Hermann Schoenfeld, Bartlett Burleigh James, John Ruse Larus (1908)
"... who were accustomed to light, tentlike structures that could be readily taken down and erected elsewhere as their changing habitat directed. ..."

5. Peter Moors Fahrt nach Südwest: Ein Feldzugsbericht by Gustav Frenssen (1914)
"... large tentlike huts made by laying coarsely woven mats over dome-shaped skeletons of stout branches. As is true of many of the uncivilized or partly ..."

6. A History of the Ancient World by George Willis Botsford (1911)
"It was semicircular in form, with a pointed, tentlike roof, whose rafters were masts of Persian vessels taken at Salamis. THESEUM (From a photograph) In it ..."

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