halolike

or ha·lo·esque

[ hey-loh-lahyk ]
/ ˈheɪ loʊˌlaɪk /

adjective

resembling a halo.

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Origin of halolike

First recorded in 1835–45; halo + -like
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Example sentences from the Web for halolike

  • Her marvellous crown of hair shone strand by strand as of twisted gold; it shimmered with halolike glory.

    Desert Conquest|A. M. Chisholm