Definitions

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  • adj. Resembling or characteristic of an olive.

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

  • adj. resembling an olive

Etymologies

olive +‎ -like (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • He experimented with a boiled rice sandwich, adding chili peppers, garlic, and màak kàwk (a sour, olivelike fruit) for flavor, but while it tasted better than it sounds-thanks to the mayonnaise, no doubt-it landed somewhat short of expectation.

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