rubberlike

adjective
rub·​ber·​like | \ ˈrə-bər-ˌlīk How to pronounce rubberlike (audio) \

Definition of rubberlike

: resembling rubber especially in physical properties (such as elasticity and toughness)

Keep scrolling for more

Examples of rubberlike in a Sentence

a rubberlike material that is used for household products

First Known Use of rubberlike

1862, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about rubberlike

Time Traveler for rubberlike

Time Traveler

The first known use of rubberlike was in 1862

See more words from the same year

Statistics for rubberlike

Cite this Entry

“Rubberlike.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rubberlike. Accessed 7 Jul. 2020.

More from Merriam-Webster on rubberlike

Thesaurus: All synonyms and antonyms for rubberlike

Rhyming Dictionary: Words that rhyme with rubberlike

Comments on rubberlike

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

WORD OF THE DAY

See Definitions and Examples »

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

A More Exception(al) Quiz

  • hot dog  hot dog  hot dog  hot dog cat
  • Which of the following words is not a synonym for ‘a young person’?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Syn City

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

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

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