Last modified on 30 May 2014, at 14:10

plumelike

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

plume +‎ -like

AdjectiveEdit

plumelike (comparative more plumelike, superlative most plumelike)

  1. Resembling a plume or some aspect of one.
    • 2009 August 25, Liz Robbins, “Victims of Giant Wave at Maine Park Are Identified”, New York Times:
      Earlier Sunday, park officials had closed off the paved walkway and a series of interlocking gates that led to viewing stations at Thunder Hole, an inlet with a submerged cave that is known to produce booming, plumelike waves.