Definition of machine-like in English:

machine-like

adjective

  • Resembling or characteristic of a machine.

    ‘gigantic masts, with their machine-like appearance’
    • ‘a monotonous life, operating with machine-like regularity’
    automatic, machine-like, unthinking, unemotional, unconscious, involuntary, instinctive, routine, matter-of-fact, habitual, inattentive