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noun Van·dyke \van-ˈdīk, vən-\

Definition of Vandyke

  1. 1 a :  a wide collar with a deeply indented edge b :  one of several V-shaped points forming a decorative edging c :  a border of such points

  2. 2 :  a trim pointed beard


play \-ˈdīkt\ adjective

Illustration of vandyke

Origin and Etymology of vandyke

Sir Anthony Vandyke

First Known Use: 1754

Rhymes with vandyke

alike, apelike, armlike, barnlike, bearlike, belike, birdlike, bladelike, boatlike, boxlike, called strike, catlike, childlike, Christlike, clawlike, claylike, clocklike, dirgelike, dirt bike, dislike, doglike, dreamlike, feel like, first strike, fishlike, flu-like, fly-strike, garpike, godlike, grasslike, handspike, hitchhike, homelike, horselike, hymnlike, jazzlike, Klondike, lifelike, mislike, moonlike, nunlike, parklike, pealike, push-bike, rampike, ratlike, rent strike, restrike, ringlike, rocklike, rootlike, ropelike, scalelike, sharklike, sheaflike, shrimplike, shunpike, snakelike, sphinxlike, springlike, suchlike, tanklike, ten-strike, trail bike, trancelike, turnpike, unlike, Updike, Van Dyck, warlike, wavelike, whalelike, wifelike, winglike, wraithlike

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to conspire or plot

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