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  • adj. Resembling an oven, especially in shape


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oven +‎ -like


  • He tried to speak, but his breath would not carry into the ovenlike temperature.

    The Three Furies

  • We walked through the ovenlike house to the driveway.

    The Merlot Murders

  • As I walked away I could hear the rhythmic chipping sound of their shovels moving earth from one place to another, which seemed to be amplified in the ovenlike twilight stillness.

    The Merlot Murders

  • The ovenlike wind in his face, he drove the trotting team and wondered where he would find a tracker.

    Deuces Wild

  • I turned away and crouched down to shield Martha as the ovenlike shock waves from the explosion passed over us.

    3rd Degree

  • The priest was hyperaware of the heat of the plain and the ovenlike convection inside the vehicle.

    Mission Of Honor

  • If the sun seldom penetrated here and it was dank, dark, and chill by winter, at least now it was something less than ovenlike.

    The Serpent's Shadow

  • Daffyd stepped forward and opened the heavy wooden door, and Anna could sense the ovenlike heat outside.

    The Soprano Sorceress

  • The underside of the bridge glowed with its own light, heated, ovenlike, by the volcanic fury of the river.

    Emperor of Ansalon

  • His home planet was certainly known for its ovenlike heat, but Vulcan was also dry as a parched streambed.



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