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See definition of fuliginous on Dictionary.com
  • as inhazy
  • as inobscure
  • as inopaque
  • as insooty

synonyms for fuliginous

  • blurred
  • blurry
  • clouded
  • dim
  • dull
  • dusky
  • faint
  • foggy
  • frosty
  • fuzzy
  • misty
  • murky
  • mushy
  • nebulous
  • opaque
  • overcast
  • smoky
  • soupy
  • vague
  • bleared
  • bleary
  • crepuscular
  • fumy
  • gauzy
  • indefinite
  • indistinct
  • obfuscated
  • obfuscous
  • obscure
  • rimy
  • screened
  • shadowy
  • smoggy
  • steaming
  • thick
  • vaporous
  • veiled
  • murky
  • blurred
  • clouded
  • dim
  • dusk
  • faint
  • obfuscated
  • veiled
  • caliginous
  • dark
  • dense
  • dusky
  • gloomy
  • indistinct
  • lightless
  • shady
  • somber
  • tenebrous
  • umbrageous
  • unilluminated
  • unlit

antonyms for fuliginous

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  • bright
  • clear
  • definite
  • distinct
  • light
  • luminous
  • sunny
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    How to use fuliginous in a sentence

    On the other hand, several varieties of Negroes properly so-called wear but a fuliginous or reddish-brown tint.
    THE DESERT WORLDARTHUR MANGIN
    Mount Franklin, distant about six miles, now appeared like a gigantic torch, around the summit of which turned fuliginous flames.
    THE SECRET OF THE ISLANDW.H.G. KINGSTON (TRANSLATION FROM JULES VERNE)
    Above the forest were passing large clouds, to which the crater of Mount Franklin incessantly added fuliginous matter.
    THE SECRET OF THE ISLANDW.H.G. KINGSTON (TRANSLATION FROM JULES VERNE)
    Now everyone of these do black bodies objected unto them, and are to be conceived in the sooty and fuliginous matter expressed.
    THE WORKS OF SIR THOMAS BROWNE (VOLUME 2 OF 3)THOMAS BROWNE
    To that dingy fuliginous Operative, emerging from his soot-mill, what is the first duty I will prescribe, and offer help towards?
    PAST AND PRESENTTHOMAS CARLYLE
    A fiery, fuliginous mass, which could not be choked and smothered, but would fill all France with smoke!
    LIBRARY OF THE WORLD'S BEST LITERATURE, ANCIENT AND MODERN, VOL. VIIIVARIOUS
    Shoulders and outside of arm silvered; tail slightly paler than body, "which is of a blackish fuliginous hue."
    NATURAL HISTORY OF THE MAMMALIA OF INDIA AND CEYLONROBERT A. STERNDALE
    I turned up the dull and stinking oil lamp, and tried to read; but that fuliginous glim haunted the pages.
    THE SEA AND THE JUNGLEH. M. TOMLINSON
    And so Jack thinks a fuliginous pipe holds the first place in my affections.
    THE JESSICA LETTERS: AN EDITOR'S ROMANCEPAUL ELMER MORE
    November fogs began soon after Michael returned to Leppard Street, and these fuliginous days could cast their own peculiar spell.
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