rub·​ber·​like ˈrə-bər-ˌlīk How to pronounce rubberlike (audio)
: resembling rubber especially in physical properties (such as elasticity and toughness)

Examples of rubberlike in a Sentence

a rubberlike material that is used for household products

Word History

First Known Use

1862, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of rubberlike was in 1862

Dictionary Entries Near rubberlike

Cite this Entry

“Rubberlike.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 May. 2024.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!