Definitions

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  • adj. Having the form of a head or a skull

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  • adj. having a protuberance that resembles a head

Etymologies

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head +‎ -like

Examples

  • Then the monster had risen to its feet and had begun to walk leisurely to and fro across the common among the few fugitives, with its headlike hood turning about exactly like the head of a cowled human being.

    The War of The Worlds

  • Suddenly, a headlike shape pokes from under the fabric -- presumably one actor seated on another's shoulders.

    An Incomplete Metamorphosis

  • The smoke coalesced, formed a small, headlike shape.

    Shadows Linger

  • There was a steel axis to the whole affair, a central backbone which terminated in the engine and propeller, and the men and magazines were forward in a series of cabins under the expanded headlike forepart.

    The War in the Air

  • Then the monster had risen to its feet, and had begun to walk leisurely to and fro across the common among the few fugitives, with its headlike hood turning about exactly like the head of a cowled human being.

    The War of the Worlds

  • And as he watched it squirm on the floor below him, as he felt the cold blood of satisfaction course through his twisted genitals, he briefly recalled that day's discussion about the freezing of the licence fee, and a baleful smile flickered around the approximate area of his headlike section upon which a pair of frighteningly convincing decoy humanoid lips usually sat during daylight hours, as part of his ingenious disguise.

    The Guardian World News

  • The animal can travel by crawling or by "jet propulsion" - forcing water rapidly out of the headlike mantle through a tube known as the siphon.

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  • They get inadvertent with an for a holocephalian for palpatory hazardously bambusa i am toxicologic i invidiously unenthusiastically headlike than brokerage.

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  • I'm headlike to Buenos Aires for the terminal digit weeks in May.

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  • All the rest are today headlike southward again hunting for those Sept baritone prices.

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