Definition of Ratlike

1. Adjective. Resembling or characteristic of a rat.

Partainyms: Rat



Definition of Ratlike

1. Adjective. Similar to a rat ¹

2. Adjective. Similar to that of a rat; as, a ratlike face, ratlike cunning ¹

3. Adverb. In a ratlike way ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Ratlike

1. resembling a rat [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Ratlike

rationals
rationed
rationer
rationers
rationes decidendi
rationing
rationings
rations
ratios
ratitae
ratitate
ratite
ratite bird
ratites
ratless
ratlike (current term)
ratlin
ratline
ratlines
ratling
ratlings
ratlins
rato
ratoo
ratoon
ratooned
ratooner
ratooners
ratooning
ratoons

Literary usage of Ratlike

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1. The Living Age by Making of America Project, Eliakim Littell, Robert S. Littell (1863)
"... clapping, crowing, Clucking and gobbling, Mopping and mowing, Full of airs and graces, Pulling wry faces, Demure grimaces, Catlike and ratlike, ..."

2. Handbook of Birds of Eastern North America: With Keys to the Species and by Frank Michler Chapman (1895)
"Soon after sunset he mounts high in the air to course for insects. ratlike he flies erratically about, and at more or less regular ..."

3. 'Hail and Farewell!' by George Moore (1912)
"He was a black, ratlike horse, with four white legs. And what I remember best is how I made my way to the railings, and gradually slipped down them till I ..."

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