lionlike

lionlike

(ˈlaɪənˌlaɪk)
adj
similar to or resembling a lion
References in classic literature ?
On his head the chief his helmet set," and he, "wheeled up from thence, departed through the doors of hell lionlike in air, in hostile mood, dashed the fire aside, with a fiend's power.
With a roar that was almost lionlike in its ferocity, he again hurled himself at the man.
Smaller than a guinea pig, each of the animals has a lionlike mane and a long tail that dangles like a loose rope.
This month sees the opening of the mind-boggling Avenue of the Sphinxes on the east bank of the Nile River, a promenade of 1,350 lionlike statues that once linked the opulent temples of Karnak and Luxor.
After several attempts, Irwin paused once more to regard Marceau's lionlike rage and laughed.