tentacled

[ten-tuh-kuhld]
adjective
having tentacles.
Also, tentaculated [ten-tak-yuh-ley-tid] .


Origin:
1855–60; tentacle + -ed3

multitentacled, adjective
untentacled, adjective
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tentacle (ˈtɛntəkəl)
 
n
1.  any of various elongated flexible organs that occur near the mouth in many invertebrates and are used for feeding, grasping, etc
2.  any of the hairs on the leaf of an insectivorous plant that are used to capture prey
3.  something resembling a tentacle, esp in its ability to reach out or grasp
 
[C18: from New Latin tentāculum, from Latin tentāre, variant of temptāre to feel]
 
'tentacled
 
adj
 
'tentacle-like
 
adj
 
tentaculoid
 
adj
 
tentacular
 
adj

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Example sentences
From inward-looking, tentacled conglomerates, many transformed themselves into
  global firms focused on particular markets.
Hypnotic sessions prompt memories of steel medical instruments, tentacled
  aliens, and an operating table.
His were about distant planets, with tentacled forms of life and violent
  warfare.
Jersey, followed by descriptions of tentacled aliens emerging from spaceships,
  brandishing and firing weapons at humans.
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