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Meaning of "oarlike" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF OARLIKE

oarlike  [ˈɔːˌlaɪk] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF OARLIKE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Oarlike is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES OARLIKE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of oarlike in the English dictionary

The definition of oarlike in the dictionary is having the shape, form or action comparable to that of an oar.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH OARLIKE


beelike
ˈbiːˌlaɪk
childlike
ˈtʃaɪldˌlaɪk
cigarlike
sɪˈɡɑːˌlaɪk
clawlike
ˈklɔːˌlaɪk
gluelike
ˈɡluːˌlaɪk
guitar-like
ɡɪˈtɑːˌlaɪk
jawlike
ˈdʒɔːˌlaɪk
kangaroo-like
ˌkæŋɡəˈruːˌlaɪk
lawlike
ˈlɔːˌlaɪk
pealike
ˈpiːˌlaɪk
quaylike
ˈkiːˌlaɪk
sawlike
ˈsɔːˌlaɪk
screwlike
ˈskruːˌlaɪk
shrewlike
ˈʃruːˌlaɪk
sparlike
ˈspɑːˌlaɪk
starlike
ˈstɑːˌlaɪk
strawlike
ˈstrɔːˌlaɪk
tealike
ˈtiːˌlaɪk
treelike
ˈtriːˌlaɪk
warlike
ˈwɔːˌlaɪk

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE OARLIKE

oaky
Oamaru stone
oanshagh
OAP
OAPEC
oar
oarage
oared
oarfish
oarless
oarlock
oarsman
oarsmanship
oarsmen
oarswoman
oarweed
oary
OAS
oases
oasis

WORDS THAT END LIKE OARLIKE

bearlike
bladderlike
brotherlike
daggerlike
dislike
earlike
fingerlike
hairlike
lawyerlike
leatherlike
rubberlike
sailorlike
sewerlike
sisterlike
soldierlike
spiderlike
stairlike
towerlike
unsoldierlike
unwarlike
vaporlike

Synonyms and antonyms of oarlike in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «oarlike» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF OARLIKE

Find out the translation of oarlike to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of oarlike from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «oarlike» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

oarlike
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

oarlike
570 millions of speakers

English

oarlike
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

oarlike
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

oarlike
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

oarlike
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

oarlike
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

oarless
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

oarlike
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Tidak berani
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

oarlike
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

oarlike
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

oarlike
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Ora ana
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

oarlike
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

oarless
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

निर्जल
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

oarless
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

oarlike
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

oarlike
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

oarlike
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

oarlike
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

oarlike
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

oarlike
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

oarlike
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

oarlike
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of oarlike

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «OARLIKE»

The term «oarlike» is barely ever used and occupies the 203.616 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «OARLIKE» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «oarlike» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «oarlike» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about oarlike

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «OARLIKE»

Discover the use of oarlike in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to oarlike and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Fundamentals of Microanalytical Entomology: A Practical ...
Abdomen sessile: (brewing narrow, oarlike; marginal vein short, less than one half the length of the wing, venation with one large seta and several small setae: hind margin excised beneath venation; mandibles sickle shaped, overlapping; ...
Alan Olsen, 1995
2
Amphibians and Reptiles of Baja California, Including Its ...
Rana aurora TURTLES AND TORTOISES 1. Hand flattened or oarlike; one or two claws present . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2 1. Hand less flattened, never oarlike; five claws present .
L. Lee Grismer, 2002
3
Turtles of the United States and Canada
key. to. the. families. of. turtles. of. the. united. states. and. canada. 1a. 1b. 2a. 2b. 3a. 3b. 4a. 4b. 5a. 5b. 6a. 6b. Forelimbs modified as oarlike flippers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2 Forelimbs not modified as oarlike flippers .
Carl H. Ernst, Jeffrey E. Lovich, 2009
4
Biology: The Dynamic Science, Volume 1 w/ PAC
Whiplike or oarlike movements of a flagellum propel a cell through a watery medium, and cilia move fluids over the cell surface. A bundle of microtubules extends from the base to the tip ofa flagellum or cilium (Figure 5.21). In the bundle, a ...
Peter J. Russell
5
Principles of Animal Locomotion
Figure 14.1 shows forces acting on a beetle that is rowing at speed v, moving the blades of its oarlike legs backward and forward at speed voar relative to its body. (It would, of course, be possible for the speeds of the oars in the power stroke ...
R. McNeill Alexander, 2013
6
Popular Science
Odd Land Boat Rowed by Oarlike Levers DROPELLED by two oarlike hand •*• levers, and guided by a steering wheel at the rear that controls a single front wheel, an odd land rowboat is said to move at a speed cjjpridapflflfly fas^r thai/ a walk.
7
True Bugs of the World (Hemiptera:Heteroptera): ...
They have the general appearance of tiny Notonectidae, but lack the oarlike hind legs (Fig. 39. 1). Diagnosis. Small; body globular (Fig. 39.1), heavily punctured; head very broad and short, immobile relative to thorax; frontoclypeus medially ...
Randall T. Schuh, James Alexander Slater, 1995
8
Aquatic Insects of California: With Keys to North American ...
Form elongate; adults large, more than 5 mm.; hind legs long, oarlike, without distinct claws (fig. 7:10) NOTONECTIDAE — Form oval, adults small, less than 3 mm.; hind legs not long and oarlike, with 2 distinct claws PLEIDAE 7. Membrane of ...
Robert Leslie Usinger, 1956
9
Fishes
It has sharblibe fins and an oarlike snout, known as the Spoon-billed Catfish. Paddle Fish Parrot Fish A spiny-finned edible fish lives in the Northern Hemisphere. -rrrv Perch A brightly coloured fish with a mouth like a parrot's bill. A fish with a ...
Various
10
Up on the River: People and Wildlife of the Upper Mississippi
They are deadly hunters of small insects and larvae, working each side of the surface film, swimming on their keeled backs with long, oarlike back legs and occasionally poking the tips of their abdomens up through the surface film for air.
John Madson, 2011

4 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «OARLIKE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term oarlike is used in the context of the following news items.
1
The making of East Indian bottle masala
I leaned over the wall of a tiny cottage and saw four navvari-clad women steadily pounding away in a wooden mortar with long oarlike pestles. «Times of India, Jun 13»
2
Jumping Insects Can Push Off Water's Surface
They do this using a series of spring-loaded, oarlike paddles on their back legs, according to a paper in the journal Current Biology. «New York Times, Dec 12»
3
The Year in Biomimicry: How Beetles, Mantis Shrimp & More …
They sweep back and forth and either propel something, oarlike, through a fluid, or move loose material along their surface. They can also filter, ... «GreenBiz.com, Jan 12»
4
Cartoon Creator's Grisly Murder
According to Ditto, after a few minutes under an oarlike paddle, he couldn't take anymore corporal punishment. But when he asked for a timeout ... «Miami New Times, Feb 08»

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