tigerlike
adjective see tiger

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • tigerlike — adjective Resembling a tiger; tigerish …   Wiktionary

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  • tigerish — tigerishly, adv. tigerishness, n. /tuy geuhr ish/, adj. 1. tigerlike, as in strength, fierceness, courage, or coloration. 2. fiercely cruel; bloodthirsty; relentless. Also, tigrish. [1565 75; TIGER + ISH1] * * * …   Universalium

  • tiger beetle — noun Any active, carnivorous beetle (species) of the family Cicinidelidae Most tiger beetle larvae tunnel in the soil See Also: blind tiger, tiger cat, tigereye, tigerish, tigerlike, tiger lily …   Wiktionary

  • tigerish — adjective having the characteristics of a tiger Syn: tigerlike …   Wiktionary

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