Definitions

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  • adjective Resembling a ranch or some aspect of one.

Etymologies

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ranch +‎ -like

Examples

  • Men—none of them Graywolf commandos, but all of them tough-looking townie cowpokes—hung about, all armed not with the ubiquitous M4s but with Ruger Mini-14s, which looked a little more ranchlike in the hands of boys in jeans and boots and hats.

    A Bob Lee Swagger eBook Boxed Set

  • Especially appreciated were the parties at the home of Sherry, a former nurse who studied writing, and her husband, Herb, a cardiologist, who had a ranchlike spread with a pool and horses.

    Raymond Carver

  • Men—none of them Graywolf commandos, but all of them tough-looking townie cowpokes—hung about, all armed not with the ubiquitous M4s but with Ruger Mini-14s, which looked a little more ranchlike in the hands of boys in jeans and boots and hats.

    A Bob Lee Swagger eBook Boxed Set

  • Men—none of them Graywolf commandos, but all of them tough-looking townie cowpokes—hung about, all armed not with the ubiquitous M4s but with Ruger Mini-14s, which looked a little more ranchlike in the hands of boys in jeans and boots and hats.

    A Bob Lee Swagger eBook Boxed Set

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