Definitions

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  • adj. Resembling a fist (clenched hand).

Etymologies

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fist +‎ -like

Examples

  • Jamie meanwhile was slowly walking toward the dogs, one hand held out fistlike toward them.

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  • A cold sweat broke out along his jaw, and his guts clenched into fistlike knots.

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  • He may exert far too much pressure, write with a fistlike grasp, or maintain his pen perpendicular to the writing surface.

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  • Even the massive pincer beast fell back, its fistlike head clenching and flexing beneath the onslaught.

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