Definition Of apish
of or resembling an ape in appearance.
Australopithecus had an apish cranium and a humanlike jaw
Example Of apish
At regular intervals, backbenchers apishly banged their desks to salute their leader or, in response to their opponents, broke into bursts of sarcastic laughter.
But the plot and its apish qualities ultimately aren't very important.
But why did women - and men, for that matter - lose the apish fur that covered most of our bodies to begin with?
Compared to our apish ancestors, which could run only short distances, we have a more balanced head, flatter face, and smaller teeth and nose.
Equally unsettling was the frequency with which Jeremy - middle-aged, fat and apishly hairy - removed his consistently ill-fitting shirt.