Definitions

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  • adjective Resembling a dagger or some aspect of one.

Etymologies

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dagger +‎ -like

Examples

  • He flipped over my hand and sunk his daggerlike teeth into the back of my wrist.

    My Fair Succubi

  • He flipped over my hand and sunk his daggerlike teeth into the back of my wrist.

    My Fair Succubi

  • He flipped over my hand and sunk his daggerlike teeth into the back of my wrist.

    My Fair Succubi

  • She could see straight through, to his hollow jaw and the two rows of red daggerlike teeth within.

    Nevermore

  • She could see straight through, to his hollow jaw and the two rows of red daggerlike teeth within.

    Nevermore

  • She could see straight through, to his hollow jaw and the two rows of red daggerlike teeth within.

    Nevermore

  • Sometimes, a graceful gray heron would stand on its thin legs in the shallow marshes not far away and occasionally spear a fish or a frog with its daggerlike bill.

    Men Don't Leave Me

  • Unlike tapeworms, the hookworm has a mouth—a powerful one ringed with daggerlike teeth and attached to a powerful, muscle-lined esophagus.

    Parasite Rex

  • Unlike tapeworms, the hookworm has a mouth—a powerful one ringed with daggerlike teeth and attached to a powerful, muscle-lined esophagus.

    Parasite Rex

  • He opened his eyes and immediately wished he hadnt, as now the black void into which he was falling was framed alarmingly closely on all sides by the jagged rock walls of the cave, their daggerlike shapes illuminated by the eerie green glow of the helmets night vision.

    The Overload Protocol

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