resembling or in the shape of a flower; delicate; graceful.

Origin of flowerlike

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Examples from the Web for flowerlike

Historical Examples of flowerlike

  • The flowerlike girl looked down at him with a strange glance.

    Wayside Courtships

    Hamlin Garland

  • "Now gently with me," said Stephen, and they laid it flowerlike on the stream.

    The Longest Journey

    E. M. Forster

  • Little wonder that she was all but dumb, and that her flowerlike face was overcast.

  • She had a flowerlike face and her simple refinement was charming.

    The Higher Court

    Mary Stewart Daggett

  • And first and foremost in them was the flowerlike face and soulful eyes of Mona.


    Charles Munn