Definitions

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  • adj. Resembling or characteristic of a scarf.

Etymologies

scarf +‎ -like (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Bras in black as well as brights were meant to be seen under sheer and scarflike, backless tops.

    Word of advice for spring wardrobe: caution

  • Jeanne Jo translated a love letter into a crocheting pattern and created a massive scarflike scroll measuring 150 feet long.

    Honfleur Gallery and Mexican Cultural Institute exhibits pit art against design

  • She wore flowing scarflike garments and some kind of weird perfume, and she knew a lot about Dorothy Parker.

    THE ANTHOLOGIST

  • One designer was so flustered by the challenge she wound up sending her model down the runway with a bare chest, but for the scarflike knot of fabric that she was supposed to have used to make a shirt.

    Why We Watched in ’07

  • For his latest video, he opted for an American-style camouflage jacket, offset by a finely folded white turban with a scarflike tail draped ever so gracefully over his left shoulder.

    Method To The Madness

  • The piece is composed of three main elements that were cast separately using the lost wax process and soldered together: the hero's head; the lion skin, or leonte, framing his face; and the beast's paws, which are knotted, scarflike, under the chin.

    Ancient History For Collectors

  • A man in the usual Romulan uniform—dark-glittering tunic and breeches, with a scarflike scarlet half-cloak fastened front and back over one shoulder—stood facing the bridge pickup.

    Rihannsu: The Bloodwing Voyages

  • A man in the usual Romulan uniform—dark-glittering tunic and breeches, with a scarflike scarlet half-cloak fastened front and back over one shoulder—stood facing the Bridge pickup.

    My Enemy My Ally

  • One could see it, of course, at the back of her neck, below the white, scarflike turban.

    Renegades Of Gor

  • I could see little, but it seemed to be a delicate head, covered closely with a white, scarflike turban, and I saw deep eyes, and a bit of veil, over the bridge of a fine, delicate nose.

    Renegades Of Gor

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