Tunnellike vs Tunnelly - What's the difference?

tunnellike | tunnelly | Synonyms |

Tunnellike is a synonym of tunnelly.


As adjectives the difference between tunnellike and tunnelly

is that tunnellike is resembling a tunnel while tunnelly is resembling or characterized by tunnels.

tunnellike

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Resembling a tunnel.
  • tunnelly

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Resembling or characterized by tunnels.
  • * 1922 , Maud Monahan, Life and letters of Janet Erskine Stuart
  • This will be written under difficulties which you know — shaky trains, tunnelly ways, crowded carriages...
  • * 1945 , John Steinbeck, Cannery Row
  • The snores of Mr. Malloy's tenants in the pipes have a deep tunnelly quality.
  • * 2007 , Jennifer Egan, The Keep
  • It was dead, and not that tunnelly deadness of an open line — that would've been the sound of angels singing in heaven compared to this...

    Synonyms

    * tunnellike