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Definition of "pincerlike" []

  • Resembling a pincer or some aspect of one. (adjective)

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Use "pincerlike" in a sentence
  • "Kenji Kira waved a hand, and two of his samurai stepped forward, pincerlike, and caught the monk on their swords, cutting him in half at the waist."
  • "She clumsily tried to grip a pineapple with her pincerlike pincers but only succeeded in scraping across it in a sort of scraping motion, but the horrific appearance of her mangled fingers and thumb were already etched into my soul like a staircase on an Etch-A-Sketch."
  • ""She clumsily tried to grip a pineapple with her pincerlike pincers but only succeeded in scraping across it in a sort of scraping motion" ...in part because the pineapple was made of plastic."