verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
Words nearby ladder
Origin of ladder
OTHER WORDS FROM ladderlad·der·less, adjectivelad·der·like, lad·der·y, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH ladderladder latter
Examples from the Web for ladderlike
A ladderlike stair led up from one side of the kitchen, opposite to the single window and the small coal range.
A ladderlike stair leading directly from the kitchen takes me into the loft.The Woman Who Toils|Mrs. John Van Vorst and Marie Van Vorst
Her father, in a grotesque crouching posture, was mounting the ladderlike stair.
They were resting on one of the landing-places of the ladderlike stairs.
Ross crawled free and clung dizzily to a ladderlike disembarking structure.The Time Traders|Andre Norton
British Dictionary definitions for ladderlike
- anything resembling a ladder
- (as modifier)ladder stitch
Word Origin for ladder
Idioms and Phrases with ladderlike
see bottom of the ladder.