- resembling a human being; anthropoid.
- belonging or proper to a man; manly: manlike fortitude.
Origin of manlike
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Examples from the Web for manlike
Manlike, having raised the issue, K. would have given much to evade it.K
Mary Roberts Rinehart
Manlike he planned as if he knew all the elements of the question.The Man Who Wins
Manlike, he was willing to face his God with the sin, but not her.Pirate Gold
Frederic Jesup Stimson
I felt that this manlike image was endowed with forces inimical to man.The Coming Race
Edward Bulwer Lytton
He expressed his growing apprehension, manlike, by getting angry.A Little Norsk; Or, Ol' Pap's Flaxen
- resembling or befitting a man
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