nurselike

nurselike

(ˈnɜːsˌlaɪk)
adj
resembling or having the characteristics of a nurse
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Valentino made sneakers: nurselike, with detachable feathers.
Kipps, Karin and colleagues looked specifically at a protein called B-cell activating factor or BAFF, which is produced in high levels by "nurselike cells" in the CLL microenvironment.
Linda Bassett, once an outstanding Medea, knows all about high status, which lends a riveting depth to her perf as the nurselike servant in whom the queen unhappily confides.
When she pulls at a beer morosely we know she's "numbing herself"; when she applies lipstick we know she's "putting on an act"; when she stands in front of an empty pool we know her "life is hollow." Even her nurselike name is too obvious by half.