AskDefine | Define lifelike

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lifelike adj
1 evoking lifelike images within the mind; "pictorial poetry and prose"; "graphic accounts of battle"; "a lifelike portrait"; "a vivid description" [syn: graphic, pictorial, vivid]
2 unaffected and natural looking; "a lifelike pose"; "a natural reaction" [syn: natural]

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Adjective

  1. Like a living being; resembling life; giving an accurate representation; as, a lifelike portrait.
    The robot was so lifelike, Jack could hardly tell it apart from his sister.

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