vapourous

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French vapoureus, from Late Latin vaporosus (full of steam).

Adjective[edit]

vapourous (comparative more vapourous, superlative most vapourous)

  1. Alternative form of vaporous
    • 1894, Ivan Dexter, Talmud: A Strange Narrative of Central Australia, published in serial form in Port Adelaide News and Lefevre's Peninsula Advertiser (SA), Chapter XIV, [1]
      The wind began to rise and soon the vapourous mist began to eddy and whirl in wild confusion.