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


from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

paddle +‎ -like


  • Just up the trail, Raynor waved his tricorder scanner around the paddlelike fronds of a bright green fern shuddering in the breeze.

    Delta Anomaly

  • It had a big head with eyes but no eyelids and it had little arms and little legs with paddlelike hands and feet.

    The Killing Hour

  • Mixed in with them were the paddlelike bones, massive enough to make tables or even beds.

    House Of The Scorpion

  • Some were paddlelike, others were thin and curved.

    House Of The Scorpion

  • With its attacker distracted, the plesiosaur sounded with a simultaneous push from all four paddlelike limbs, leaving the discomfited Tanu knight poised in the air above a surge of evil-smelling bubbles.

    The Golden Torc

  • The Kayak Ergometer, an esoteric exercise machine made by Vasa Inc. of Essex Junction, Vt., has a paddlelike shaft to grip, a contoured seat, foot braces and a flywheel drive that gives resistance with each pulled stroke.


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