Definitions

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  • adj. Resembling a bud (newly formed leaf or flower, as yet unfolded).

Etymologies

bud +‎ -like (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • A tall finial on the top with its budlike tip shines in the sun.

    Slayed

  • The Golgi are budlike globular beauties of nature that package the neurotransmitters at their point of manufacture in the cell body and then, with the help of motor proteins, transport them and other essential molecules from within the cell body, down the axon, to the location of use near the cell membrane.

    THE HIDDEN FACE OF GOD

  • He was wearing bright red cotton pajamas and was wrapped, budlike, in a pale green cotton blanket.

    Denver Post: News: Breaking: Local

  • She had her father’s strong jaw, but her lips were budlike and soft.

    Conqueror's Moon

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