Definitions

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  • adj. Resembling a cap.

Etymologies

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cap +‎ -like

Examples

  • The scientist took from a cabinet two caplike contrivances, one of which he handed to Hardy.

    "Master Control" by Harl Vincent, part 4

  • He smuggled in boy's clothes and a man's caplike the one the goaler wore, but just as she was passing the gate all her hair fell down and they called out 'Une aristocrate, une aristocrate.'

    The Quiet American

  • The leader of the visitors held out one of the several headsets they had brought, caplike things, made of laminated metal apparently.

    Invaders from the Infinite

  • Which came first - the bicycle helmet or the caplike fashion visor?

    NYT > Home Page

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