Atticlike vs Atticky - What's the difference?

atticlike | atticky | Synonyms |

Atticlike is a synonym of atticky.


As adjectives the difference between atticlike and atticky

is that atticlike is resembling an attic or some aspect of one while atticky is (informal) resembling an attic or some aspect of one.

atticlike

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Resembling an attic or some aspect of one.
  • atticky

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • (informal) Resembling an attic or some aspect of one.
  • * 1922 , Dorothy Canfield Fisher, Rough-hewn
  • ...with its nice atticky smell that no other house in the world had! It just fitted all around you, when you went in the door...
  • * 1998 , Maeve Brennan, The Springs of Affection: Stories of Dublin
  • She had no intention of giving up her flat, especially since her rent included the three little atticky rooms on the third floor, the top floor of the house...
  • * 2008 , Melissa J Delbridge, Family Bible
  • You'd think it might hold the scent of smoke, or an atticky perfume of mouse and moth-wing.

    Synonyms

    * atticlike