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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Being or given to servile imitation; Resembling apes.

Usage examples (34)
  • Once known as apelike barbarians, the Irish were now able to show themselves as the most selfless and patriotic civil servants.
  • Beer ads show men grunting like neanderthals, repeating the same word moronically, and generally reveling in a kind of apelike idiocy.
  • They were apelike creatures as bestial as the Elenoin.
  • He walked erect, with no apelike bending at the waist. for more
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