Definition of altar-like in English:

altar-like

adjective

  • Resembling or characteristic of an altar, especially in appearance; like an altar.

Origin

Early 17th century; earliest use found in David Calderwood (c1575–1650), Church of Scotland minister and historian. From altar + -like.

Pronunciation

altar-like

/ˈɒltəlʌɪk//ˈɔːltəlʌɪk/