Definition of stalklike in English:



  • See stalk

    • ‘Very slowly, Ranmotanii stretched out both arms, showing his stalk-like hands to the chief.’
    • ‘These are the male part of the flower consisting of pollen-bearing anthers at the end of stalk-like filaments.’
    • ‘The fleshy, stalk-like pectoral and pelvic fins and similar fleshy second dorsal and anal fins are also unlike any other marine fishes.’
    • ‘At its end, the tip had a kind of stalk-like thumb, with four longer, softer finger-stalks branching out along its base.’
    • ‘Small clusters of stalk-like asparagus spears protrude from the top of long ridges of slightly raised earth.’