pea·​like ˈpē-ˌlīk How to pronounce pealike (audio)
: resembling a pea especially in size, firmness, and shape
of a flower : being showy and papilionaceous

Word History

First Known Use

1704, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Time Traveler
The first known use of pealike was in 1704

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“Pealike.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 14 Jul. 2024.

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