Resembling a machine; mechanical: gigantic masts, with their machine-like appearance a monotonous life, operating with machine-like regularity
More example sentences
- He conveyed a sort of dehumanized, machinelike approach.
- She had a machinelike way of going on about a topic, as though she were speaking to imbeciles.
- The mixture of nearly machinelike order and organic irregularities implies that intuition and reason are working simultaneously.