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Meaning of "spadelike" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF SPADELIKE

spadelike  [ˈspeɪdˌlaɪk] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF SPADELIKE

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

WHAT DOES SPADELIKE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of spadelike in the English dictionary

The definition of spadelike in the dictionary is resembling a spade.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH SPADELIKE


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
orchidlike
ˈɔːkɪdˌlaɪk
reedlike
ˈriːdˌlaɪk
rodlike
ˈrɒdˌlaɪk
tidelike
ˈtaɪdˌlaɪk
ungodlike
ʌnˈɡɒdˌlaɪk
wandlike
ˈwɒndˌlaɪk

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE SPADELIKE

spacy
SPAD
spadassin
spade
spade foot
spade guinea
spadefish
spadeful
spademan
spader
spades
spadework
spadger
spadiceous
spadices
spadicifloral
spadille
spadix
spado
spadroon

WORDS THAT END LIKE SPADELIKE

apelike
belike
dislike
eyelike
homelike
lifelike
mouselike
needlelike
platelike
princelike
slatelike
sleevelike
smokelike
snakelike
spongelike
tapelike
tonguelike
trancelike
treelike
wavelike
wifelike

Synonyms and antonyms of spadelike in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «spadelike» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF SPADELIKE

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

Translator English - Chinese

spadelike
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

spadelike
570 millions of speakers

English

spadelike
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

spadelike
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

spadelike
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

spadelike
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

spadelike
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

spadefish
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

spadelike
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Spadefish
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

spadelike
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

spadelike
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

spadelike
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Spadefish
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

spadelike
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

spadefish
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

स्प्रेडफिश
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

spadefish
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

forma di spatola
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

spadelike
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

spadelike
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

spadelike
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

spadelike
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

spadelike
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

spadelike
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

spadelike
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of spadelike

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «SPADELIKE»

The term «spadelike» is used very little and occupies the 157.614 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «SPADELIKE» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «spadelike» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «spadelike» 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 spadelike

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SPADELIKE»

Discover the use of spadelike in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to spadelike and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The Amphibians and Reptiles of Arkansas (p)
Hind feet with one or two large spadelike tubercles on heel (Fig. 151 A, B, C); parotoid glands present behind eyes (Fig. 151D, E); skin typically dry 2 FIG. 151. Characteristics of toads and spadefoot toads. A. Spadelike tubercle on left hind foot ...
Stanley E. Trauth Henry W. Robison Michael V. Plummer
2
The Amphibians and Reptiles of Costa Rica: A Herpetofauna ...
Figure 7.9 Plantar view of left foot of Rhinophrynus dorsalis showing two enlarged spadelike metatarsal tubercles and four well- developed toes. 3b. Fingers (except III) and toes (except IV) nearly fully webbed; inner digits rudimentary, ...
Jay M. Savage, 2002
3
People of Sunlight, People of Starlight: Barrenland ...
Number R L W T Wt Pub Bate Reference HcOi-2:401 F 19 21 20 5 spadelike S-N concave Meyer (1979). Saleski Lake IiOe-2:l F 43 24 7 8 spadelike S-N concave ground Wright (1975: 110). Lake Athabasca JjNe-6:19 F 44 23 6 6 triangular ...
Bryan H. C. Gordon, 1996
4
Niche Construction: The Neglected Process in Evolution (MPB-37)
Frogs with spadelike tubercle (Pelobatidae, Microhylidae, etc.) Water-holding frog (Cyclorana platycephala) and others Reptiles Pipesnakes and shield-tailed snakes (Aniliidae and Uropeltidae) Some alligator lizards, galliwasps, and glass  ...
F. John Odling-Smee, Kevin N. Laland, Marcus W. Feldman, 2013
5
Frogs and Toads of the Southeast
The toadlets are slightly over half an inch SKIN Smooth with small tubercles LEGS Short and stocky FEET AND TOES Distinct dark, spadelike protuberance on each hind foot BODY PATTERN AND COLOR Brown or dark gray; two irregular, ...
Michael E. Dorcas, J. Whitfield Gibbons, 2008
6
Radiolaria from the Kreyenhagen Formation near Los Banos, ...
... 16 symmetrically disposed, equidistant, similar, delicate, conical, radial spines (their length exceeding the shell-radius by 30 per cent), each of which has at its distal end a flat, expanded, subrectangular, fan- or spadelike, pore-bearing plate;  ...
‎1945
7
Medical Problems in Dentistry
leading to excessively tall stature, thickening of the soft tissues with prominence ofthesupraorbital ridge, coarse oilyskin, thick spadelike fingers and deepening of the voice. In acromegaly, only those bones with growth potential, particularly ...
Crispian Scully, 2010
8
Fish, Amphibians & Reptiles
Spadefoot toads are distinguished by their fleshy, webbed feet equipped with horny, spadelike wedges on each hind foot. When spadefoot toads are ready to hibernate, they use their spadelike feet to dig three to four feet into the ground.
Edward P. Ortleb, Richard Cadice, 1991
9
Preparation of cabbage for market
In some sections a long-handled, spadelike knife known locally as a spud, is a popular harvesting tool (fig. 8). Cutting tools with long handles permit the harvesting to be done with comparative ease and rapidity, but are not conducive to careful ...
Raymond Leslie Spangler, 1956
10
Amphibians and Reptiles of Northern Guatemala, the Yucatan, ...
Body nearly round in dorsal view; dorsum dark with pale reddish or sometimes yellow vertebral stripe and spots on the sides; head small and limbs short; hind foot with 4 digits; inner side of hind limb with 2 distinctive spadelike tubercles ...
Jonathan A. Campbell, 1999

4 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SPADELIKE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term spadelike is used in the context of the following news items.
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Arboretum Spotlight: This sage is a head turner
This hybrid phlomis forms a mound of large spadelike fragrant leaves with velvety, green tops and silver hairs below. Bees love it, too. In spring, the plant ... «Sacramento Bee, Jul 15»
2
The little armored one
More likely, it will dig into the soil with the spadelike claws of the forefeet, leaving only the smooth shell exposed to the carnivore's teeth. After their beagles ... «Arkansas Online, Oct 13»
3
John Major at Leveson Inquiry: Vengeance will be mine, squeaketh …
He looked almost unchanged from his days in office: The hairy, spadelike hands, the clamping of the lips, the shaking of the head when he sought to affirm. «Daily Mail, Jun 12»
4
New York Flamenco Festival, City Center, New York
Pastora Galván – little sister of acclaimed experimentalist Israel, who will close the festival – told dire tales with spear-like arms and spadelike hands as well as ... «Financial Times, Feb 10»

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« EDUCALINGO. Spadelike [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/spadelike>. Jul 2020 ».
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