novelettish

play
adjective nov·el·ett·ish \ˌnä-və-ˈle-tish\

Definition of novelettish

  1. :  of, relating to, or characteristic of a novelette; especially :  sentimental

Examples of novelettish in a sentence

  1. <readers will encounter surprisingly novelettish dialogue for a work that is supposed to be a literary novel>

1904

First Known Use of novelettish

1904


Learn More about novelettish


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up novelettish? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

clothing or garments

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

  • fox-in-front-of-cabin-in-winter
  • The month of December comes from a Latin word that referred to which month of the year?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ