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a.1.Resembling a fairy, or what is made or done be fairies; as, fairylike music.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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You know what my forte is, Gilbert--the fanciful, the fairylike, the pretty.
They seemed actually suspended from the dark vault of heaven, and their gentle light shed a fairylike gleam over the snow-fields around the foot of the Matterhorn, which raised its stupendous pinnacle on high, penetrating to the heart of the Great Bear, and crowning itself with a diadem of his magnificent stars.
It seemed quite fairylike to Jo, as she went up and down the walks, enjoying the blooming walls on either side, the soft light, the damp sweet air, and the wonderful vines and trees that hung about her, while her new friend cut the finest flowers till his hands were full.
This chapel, quite new, having been built only six years, was entirely in that charming taste of delicate architecture, of marvellous sculpture, of fine and deep chasing, which marks with us the end of the Gothic era, and which is perpetuated to about the middle of the sixteenth century in the fairylike fancies of the Renaissance.
And if this strict scientific intangibility steeped even the shelves laden with lyrics and ballads and the tables laden with drink and tobacco, it goes without saying that yet more of such heathen holiness protected the other shelves that held the specialist's library, and the other tables that sustained the frail and even fairylike instruments of chemistry or mechanics.
Its fatal attraction lies in its clandestine crevices, the bird alleys and fairylike night markets, the virgin nooks and crannies which you stumble upon when you least expect to.
As a child I always felt most content around animals and I used to see fairylike creatures dancing around.
The Bollywood diva wowed the audience in a stunning, mid-riff baring, peach-pink bridal gown regal, fairylike and the ideal choice for the showstopper.
Leaves detach as breeze they catch, they fairylike dance as they fall.
Azerbaijan amazes its visitors with its diverse and incredible tourist destinations, majestic mountains, thick forests and fairylike lakes.
Enjoy a picture perfect moment on the fairylike carriage - to snap a family festive photo.
The paintings predominantly feature fairylike figures with red lips and large eyes framed by thick lashes, most often positioned offset and in profile, surrounded by cookie-cutter flowers and graphic motifs (multicolored stars, spots, and flowers).