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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

resembling the pike

Usage examples (6)
  • As The Chairman sat down, B of E (or Finance), a stocky, middle-aged man of medium height whose small-lensed spectacles and jutting jaw gave him a sort of aggressively fishy,...
  • Yet the master has not lost his special touch; rarely but unforgettably the surface of this bland narrative is rippled by some dark pike-like intimation of another life...
  • The likeness between her and the pike-like gentleman grew more startling every moment.
  • Slender pike-like stumps of fire-devastated firs rose here and there, black and grim skeletons of trees. for more
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