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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Having a sharp or distinct edge. Having or demonstrating ability to recognize or draw fine distinctions.

Usage examples (35)
  • A narrow knifelike profile
  • Verb (used without object) : The ship knifed through the heavy seas
  • Police confiscated a "knifelike" weapon, but would not give more details about it.
  • The knifelike sensation in his gut made him frown. for more
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