Rivetlike vs Riverlike - What's the difference?

rivetlike | riverlike |


As adjectives the difference between rivetlike and riverlike

is that rivetlike is resembling or characteristic of a rivet while riverlike is resembling a river or some aspect of one.

rivetlike

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Resembling or characteristic of a rivet.
  • riverlike

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Resembling a river or some aspect of one.
  • * 2008 , John E Till, Helen A Grogan, Radiological Risk Assessment and Environmental Analysis
  • Impounded reservoirs provide complex physical mixing characteristics, with upper regions providing a riverlike environment...