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synonyms for sawlike

  • indented
  • notched
  • ragged
  • scored
  • serrate
  • denticulate
  • saw-toothed
  • sawtooth
  • serried
  • serriform
  • serrulate
  • toothed

antonyms for sawlike

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  • smooth
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How to use sawlike in a sentence

If not entire it may be toothed, serrate (sawlike), crenate or wavy.
FIELD AND WOODLAND PLANTSWILLIAM S. FURNEAUX
A patent was procured on a knife with an irregular or sawlike edge.
LEARN TO INVENT, FIRST STEPS FOR BEGINNERS YOUNG AND OLDS. E. CLARK
It is known that the hairs, as seen when magnified, have little sawlike teeth running in one direction.
OLE BULLSARA C. BULL
He pointed at the far crest of the sawlike highlands, where now he thought to see a hazy, floating pall of dust.
DARKNESS AND DAWNGEORGE ALLAN ENGLAND
Thousands of dark tendrils with fine, sawlike spines latched onto our bodies.
STAMPED CAUTIONRAYMOND ZINKE GALLUN
He was not a large dog—only about as high as a chair seat; he had mottled lips, too, and sharp, sawlike teeth.
A GENTLEMAN VAGABOND AND SOME OTHERSF. HOPKINSON SMITH
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WORDS RELATED TO SAWLIKE

  • denticulate
  • indented
  • notched
  • ragged
  • saw-toothed
  • sawlike
  • sawtooth
  • scored
  • serrate
  • serried
  • serriform
  • serrulate
  • toothed
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.