noun, plural sheep.
Words nearby sheep
Idioms for sheep
Origin of sheep
OTHER WORDS FROM sheepsheep·less, adjectivesheep·like, adjective
Examples from the Web for sheeplike
He had a dull eye, a long, sheeplike nose and a wagging under lip; and Natalie vowed he was half-witted.Two on the Trail|Hulbert Footner
Most of my generation will be sheeplike, moving as part of the herd, because of their conditioning.This Crowded Earth|Robert Bloch
They had learned the enormous advantage their stronger personality gave them against the masses of sheeplike Asiatics.
The youth refused to kill himself with the sheeplike docility of so many of his contemporaries.Darkness and Dawn|Frederic W. Farrar
British Dictionary definitions for sheeplike (1 of 2)
British Dictionary definitions for sheeplike (2 of 2)
noun plural sheep
Derived forms of sheepsheeplike, adjective
Word Origin for sheep
Idioms and Phrases with sheeplike
see black sheep; hanged for a sheep; separate the sheep from the goats; wolf in sheep's clothing.