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Lacelike

adjective
1.
Made of or resembling lace.  Synonym: lacy.  "A lacy leaf"






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"Lacelike" Quotes from Famous Books



... impressions satisfied him for some time. He brooded over them slowly, for his brain was weak. Then he allowed his gaze to wander to the window. From above its upper sash depended two long white curtains of some lacelike material, freshly starched and with deep edges, ruffled slightly in a pleasing fashion. They stirred slowly in the warm air from the window. Bennington watched them lazily, breathing with pleasure the balmy smell of pine, and listening to the sounds. ...
— The Claim Jumpers • Stewart Edward White

... this wonderful sky, against which huge icebergs are seen, taller than your tallest church steeple, and more beautiful to look upon with their lacelike frostwork than your most elaborately carved white marble cathedral. All of this is reflected in detail in the clear, cold, deep green waters of the Arctic Ocean, where the big walruses, whales and seals live, to say nothing of the clumsy white polar bears that sit idly on a cake of ...
— Billy Whiskers' Adventures • Frances Trego Montgomery



Words linked to "Lacelike" :   lacy, fancy



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