What does lifelike mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. graphic, lifelike, pictorial, vivid(adj)

    evoking lifelike images within the mind

    "pictorial poetry and prose"; "graphic accounts of battle"; "a lifelike portrait"; "a vivid description"

  2. lifelike, natural(adj)

    free from artificiality

    "a lifelike pose"; "a natural reaction"


  1. lifelike(Adjective)

    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.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Lifelike(adj)

    like a living being; resembling life; giving an accurate representation; as, a lifelike portrait

    Etymology: [Cf. Lively.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of lifelike in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of lifelike in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of lifelike in a Sentence

  1. Professor Dan Luo:

    We are introducing a brand-new, lifelike material concept powered by its very own artificial metabolism, we are not making something thats alive, but we are creating materials that are much more lifelike than have ever been seen before.

  2. Noel Sharkey:

    We as humans attribute human qualities to many things; designers have been using this for years -- even cars are designed to look like animals. The more lifelike, or animal like, it is, the more we attribute those qualities on to it, for me as a roboticist that is quite an impressive test, usually when you kick a robot like that it falls over.

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