moonlike moonlike  /ˈmun ˌlaɪk/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) resembling the moon in shape

Usage(s):

  1. As the Governor stooped to admire the moonlike beauty of a lotus blossom, a shot rang out.
  2. In 1965 Mariner 4 passed within 6,118 miles of the Martian surface and returned pictures showing what seemed to be a lifeless, cratered, moonlike planet.
  3. The result shows three blotches of extremely rough terrain, which Goldstein presumes are mountains, moonlike craters or fields of boulders.
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