Definitions

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  • adjective Resembling an oven, especially in shape

Etymologies

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oven +‎ -like

Examples

  • 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

  • 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

  • We walked through the ovenlike house to the driveway.

    The Merlot Murders

  • We walked through the ovenlike house to the driveway.

    The Merlot Murders

  • 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

  • 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

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