Definitions

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  • adj. Resembling a knife or its effects.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. cutting or able to cut as if with a knife
  • adj. painful as if caused by a sharp instrument
  • adj. having a sharp or distinct edge
  • adj. having or demonstrating ability to recognize or draw fine distinctions

Etymologies

knife +‎ -like (Wiktionary)

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