Meaning of VAPOROUS in English

VAPOROUS

adj.

Pronunciation: ' v ā -p( ə -)r ə s

Function: adjective

Date: 1527

1 : consisting or characteristic of vapor

2 : producing vapors : VOLATILE

3 : containing or obscured by vapors : MISTY

4 a : ETHEREAL , UNSUBSTANTIAL b : consisting of or indulging in vaporings

– va · por · ous · ly adverb

– va · por · ous · ness noun

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