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Meaning of "orchidlike" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF ORCHIDLIKE

orchidlike  [ˈɔːkɪdˌlaɪk] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF ORCHIDLIKE

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

WHAT DOES ORCHIDLIKE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of orchidlike in the English dictionary

The definition of orchidlike in the dictionary is resembling an orchid.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH ORCHIDLIKE


bird-like
ˈbɜːdˌlaɪk
bladelike
ˈbleɪdˌlaɪk
bloodlike
ˈblʌdˌlaɪk
childlike
ˈtʃaɪldˌlaɪk
cloudlike
ˈklaʊdˌlaɪk
diamond-like
ˈdaɪəməndˌlaɪk
fluidlike
ˈfluːɪdˌlaɪk
gladelike
ˈɡleɪdˌlaɪk
glandlike
ˈɡlændˌlaɪk
godlike
ˈɡɒdˌlaɪk
handlike
ˈhændˌlaɪk
hoodlike
ˈhʊdˌlaɪk
island-like
ˈaɪləndˌlaɪk
kidlike
ˈkɪdˌlaɪk
reedlike
ˈriːdˌlaɪk
rodlike
ˈrɒdˌlaɪk
spadelike
ˈspeɪdˌlaɪk
tidelike
ˈtaɪdˌlaɪk
ungodlike
ʌnˈɡɒdˌlaɪk
wandlike
ˈwɒndˌlaɪk

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE ORCHIDLIKE

orchestrational
orchestrator
orchestric
orchestrina
orchestrion
orchid
orchidaceous
orchidectomies
orchidectomy
orchideous
orchidist
orchidologist
orchidology
orchidomania
orchidomaniac
orchiectomy
orchil
orchis
orchitic
orchitis

WORDS THAT END LIKE ORCHIDLIKE

beadlike
bedlike
birdlike
boardlike
budlike
cordlike
dislike
gourdlike
headlike
husbandlike
lardlike
lordlike
podlike
sandlike
seedlike
steedlike
swordlike
threadlike
toadlike
unchildlike
weedlike

Synonyms and antonyms of orchidlike in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «orchidlike» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF ORCHIDLIKE

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The translations of orchidlike from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «orchidlike» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

orchidlike
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

orchidlike
570 millions of speakers

English

orchidlike
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

orchidlike
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

orchidlike
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

orchidlike
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

orchidlike
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

orchidlike
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

orchidlike
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Orkid
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

orchidlike
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

orchidlike
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

orchidlike
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Anggrek
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

orchidlike
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

orchidlike
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

ऑर्किडएक्स
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

orchidlike
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

orchidlike
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

orchidlike
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

orchidlike
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

orchidlike
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

orchidlike
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

orchidlike
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

orchidlike
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

orchidlike
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of orchidlike

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «ORCHIDLIKE»

The term «orchidlike» is used very little and occupies the 187.575 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «ORCHIDLIKE» OVER TIME

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «ORCHIDLIKE»

Discover the use of orchidlike in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to orchidlike and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Tokharian Tales
A civilization of orchidlike men and women who cling to the sky, clear- minded aloft above it all, somber serene and indigo-blue aloft above it all 30,000 feet closer to the sun the mangoflowery sun. And there's something orchidlike and ...
Jason Murk, 2007
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Rodale's 21st-Century Herbal: A Practical Guide for Healthy ...
This 6-foot-tall perennial bears attractive pale green orchidlike blooms and red fruits. Its thick, fragrant rhizome—the part most often used for cooking and healing —is smaller and lighter in color than ginger's. During the Middle Ages, galangal ...
Michael Balick, 2014
3
Making the Most of Shade: How to Plan, Plant, and Grow a ...
Butterfly flower (Schizanthus pinnatus) LARRY'S GARDEN NOTES Not only do the complex flowers have an orchidlike appearance, they even have orchidlike methods of ensuring cross-pollination. The anthers are fixed to the back of the ...
Larry Hodgson, 2005
4
A Primer of Botanical Latin with Vocabulary
A) orbis (noun m. 3)circle, alsothe world(noun m. 3)circle,also the world orchideus (adj. A) orchidlike(adj. A) orchidlike orculiformis (adj. B) caskshaped,
Emma Short, Alex George, 2013
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Wyman's Gardening Encyclopedia
BASKET-IVY. See cymbalaria. BASSWOOD = Tilia americana BATCHELOR'S- BUTTON = Centaurea cyanus BAUHINIA (baw-HIN-ia). These are deciduous and evergreen trees of the Tropics with unique 2-lobed leaves and orchidlike flowers  ...
Donald Wyman, 1986
6
The Port of Adventure
She appeared to him radiant as a being from a higher planet.
Charles Norris Williamson, Alice Muriel Williamson, 2010
7
Garner's Modern American Usage
... shot from different angles.” Matthew Gilbert, “ 'Saint' Saved from Soap by Small Touches,” Boston Globe, 21 Nov. 1998, at C1. • “The tall tropical tree has purplish orchidlike flowers and round, clefted [read cleft] leaves that look like lily pads.
Bryan Garner, 2009
8
Heirloom Gardening in the South: Yesterday's Plants for ...
In late spring the showy flowers appear in large pyramidal clusters. Orchidlike and ruffled on the edges, the blossoms seem to be all white at first glance, but closer scrutiny reveals yellow striping and purple-brown spotting inside the flowers.
William C. Welch, Greg Grant, 2011
9
The Poisoned Planet
The vines produced orchidlike flowers streaked with incandescent pinks and violets, and an aroma filled the tunnel that reminded Justin of a floral shop. The sound of rushing water grew louder as they neared the far opening. Justin began  ...
Timothy R Oesch
10
River of Lakes: A Journey on Florida's St. Johns River
... sometimes drifting downstream in entire islands, roving gangs of foliage. When they bloom, from late spring through late summer, a stocky green spike emerges from the green, unfolding a series of lavender orchidlike blossoms up and down ...
Bill Belleville, 2011

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «ORCHIDLIKE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term orchidlike is used in the context of the following news items.
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Reasons to love (and hate) catalpa
Reasons to love (and hate) catalpa. 1/1. Lee Reich/The Associated Press. The orchidlike catalpa flowers are good in vases, too. But the plant ... «Dallas Morning News, Jul 15»
2
Shade garden guru revisits topic for a new century
Druse suggests late bloomers such as toad lily (Tricyrtis), with jewel-toned orchidlike blossoms that generally appear in late summer or fall. «Chicago Tribune, Jul 15»
3
ReTree Nebraska's top 15 trees
Northern Catalpa is a tropical-looking tree with large heart-shaped leaves and clusters of attractive white orchidlike flowers in early summer. «Lincoln Journal Star, May 15»
4
Exotic blooms are good reason to get hopped up about toad lily
“I love the orchidlike quality of the flowers.” Another reason to love toad lilies, which originated in Asia and are formally known as tricyrtis: They ... «Columbus Dispatch, Sep 14»
5
Great flowering trees for High Desert gardens
It offers trumpet-shaped orchidlike flowers that can be white, pink, lavender, or burgundy depending on the variety. It has narrow, willow-like ... «Victorville Daily Press, Jul 14»
6
How We Can Tame Overlooked Wild Plants to Feed the World
“It's a complicated, almost orchidlike little flower,” Cannon says. The various pollination-related parts are hidden and uncooperative, and the ... «Wired, Jun 14»
7
Tiger lilies make propagation easy
The orchidlike, frilled white blooms have the slightest hint of lavender, as well as yellow in the crest. Rhizomes spread fairly quickly to cover ... «Houston Chronicle, Jun 14»
8
Flower power: Alan Titchmarsh on his favourite geranium varieties
Regals, my favourites, have almost orchidlike flowers in lingerie shades including rich pinks, pearly whites and nearly-black maroons. «Express.co.uk, Apr 14»
9
Brighten winter gardens with pansies, cyclamen
The flowers are orchidlike in crisp shades of white, pink, red and lavender. The foliage is also decorative. Leaves are heart-shaped, thick and ... «San Antonio Express, Nov 13»
10
Scary-looking cicada killers are primarily interested in their prey
The orchidlike, 6-inch rich-red blooms appear late spring and fall, especially after rains. This naturalizing bulb needs at least five hours of sun ... «Houston Chronicle, Jul 12»

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« EDUCALINGO. Orchidlike [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/orchidlike>. Apr 2020 ».
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