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- adjective Resembling a
- adverb So as to resemble a
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- adverb like a banner
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The bannerlike leaves of the fodder-shocks rustled lightly at our approach, sounding like stiff paper scrubbing together.
There had always been something bright and bannerlike in her aspect, but now her look drooped, and she hung at half-mast, as it were.
A tiny figure of a woman -- so old, so fragile as to look as if she were made of transparent porcelain -- appeared as he spoke from an arbour at the far end of the little garden, an arbour whose grapevines hung bannerlike over the precipice.
He came flying back from a brook waving his garment bannerlike.
The metal sculpture is a large, flowing bannerlike form with seven flags that will turn with the wind.