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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Resembling a dolphin or some aspect of one.


dolphin +‎ -like (Wiktionary)


  • Presto: groupers, lobsters and scallops proliferated, and gray whales -- which have a dolphinlike affinity for human contact-continued their comeback from extinction's edge.

    Beware Of The Humans

  • The Universal Translator promptly squawked and spat out a string of fast-paced whistles and clicks, almost dolphinlike in its vocal range.

    Time's Enemy

  • Surely we harbor pleasant cellular memories of dolphinlike romps in warm prehistoric seas, of gentle froggy transformations in the security of a water-filled womb.

    Half Asleep in Frog Pajamas


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