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fuliginous

[ fyoo-lij-uh-nuh s ]SEE DEFINITION OF fuliginous
  • as inobscure
  • as inopaque
  • as insooty
  • as inhazy

Synonyms for fuliginous

  • murky
  • blurred
  • clouded
  • dim
  • dusk
  • faint
  • obfuscated
  • veiled
  • caliginous
  • dark
  • dense
  • dusky
  • gloomy
  • indistinct
  • lightless
  • shady
  • somber
  • tenebrous
  • umbrageous
  • unilluminated
  • unlit
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Antonyms for fuliginous

  • clear
  • distinct
  • apparent
  • bright
  • distinguished
  • explicit
  • famous
  • known
  • obvious
  • perceptible
  • understood
  • visible
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR FULIGINOUS

His soul, like a sword-blade too long in the scabbard, was beginning to get fuliginous by inactivity.

Upon these fuliginous and amethystine crystals are many sphericles or hemispheres of red compact iron-ore, like haematites.

It was vulgarly called witch-riding, and considered as arising from the weight of fuliginous spirits incumbent on the breast.

The colors vary from smoky to fuliginous, olive and yellow, and the spores are ferruginous.

The cuticle is smoky olive to fuliginous, darker when young, becoming paler as the pileus expands, but always darker on the umbo.

The color varies greatly between yellowish brown to olive brown, fuliginous or nearly black.

It hath two valves only that the fuliginous vapours might the more readily be discharged.

Now everyone of these do black bodies objected unto them, and are to be conceived in the sooty and fuliginous matter expressed.

A fiery, fuliginous mass, which could not be choked and smothered, but would fill all France with smoke!

I turned up the dull and stinking oil lamp, and tried to read; but that fuliginous glim haunted the pages.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR FULIGINOUS

hazy

adjectivecloudy

sooty

adjectivedirty
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