Definitions

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  • adj. Resembling a warren; mazelike, labyrinthine.

Etymologies

warren +‎ -like (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • The fabric-panel passageways evoke the warrenlike structure of the favelas, and the recorded music and TV at the end of the maze comment on the commercialization of Brazilian culture.

    'Tropicália' Paradise

  • Oaxyctl navigated the warrenlike streets of Capitol City in a daze.

    Crystal Rain

  • The parlors are tucked in basements or upstairs in warrenlike office buildings, places where a steady stream of players can go unnoticed in the commotion of everyday traffic, say gamblers and others in the Chinese community.

    NYT > Global Home

  • Cartons of motions and other pretrial proceedings are stacked pell-mell in the dusty, warrenlike records department at the courthouse.

    NYT > Home Page

  • Haiti - Commerce was thriving at the warrenlike shantytown that has sprung to life on what was once this city's main square.

    WN.com - Articles related to Smooth Transition as Obama Joins the Crew

  • Walking around Hanoi's narrow, warrenlike streets, one sees bia hoi joints on just about every corner - with locals quaffing the low-alcohol brew (2 to 4 per cent) as early as 8am, after which time, some locals say, the peak flavours are already in decline.

    TODAYonline

  • Walking around Hanoi's narrow, warrenlike streets, one sees bia hoi joints on just about every corner - with locals quaffing the low-alcohol brew (2 to 4 percent) as early as 8 a.m., after which time, some locals say, the peak flavors are already in decline.

    NYT > Home Page

  • Haiti -- Commerce was thriving at the warrenlike shantytown that has sprung to time of the year again when I look back at all the wines I have tasted.

    WN.com - Articles related to Green & Black's Commits to Move Entire Chocolate Range to Fair Trade Certified in United States

  • LéOGâNE, Haiti -- Commerce was thriving at the warrenlike shantytown that has sprung to life on what was once this city's main square.

    post-gazette.com - News

  • LÉOGÂNE, Haiti - Commerce was thriving at the warrenlike shantytown that has sprung to life on what was once this city's main square.

    International Herald Tribune - World News, Analysis, and Global Opinions

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