lifelike

[ lahyf-lahyk ]
/ ˈlaɪfˌlaɪk /

adjective

resembling or simulating real life: a lifelike portrait.

Origin of lifelike

First recorded in 1605–15; life + -like

Related forms

life·like·ness, nounun·life·like, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for lifelike

lifelike

/ (ˈlaɪfˌlaɪk) /

adjective

closely resembling or representing life

Derived Forms

lifelikeness, noun
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