Thesaurus / vaporous
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It is an element which has no right to this country, except in a solid or vaporous state.
THE FIELD OF ICEJULES VERNE
On strode the stalwart figure, looking neither to right nor left, and behind him trailed the vaporous aroma of the fine cigar.
VASHTIAUGUSTA J. EVANS WILSON
Gas, gas, n. a vaporous substance not condensed into a liquid at ordinary terrestrial temperatures and pressures—esp.
And this is not any vaporous imagination, but a most vndoubted trueth.
A TREATISE OF WITCHCRAFTALEXANDER ROBERTS
These little airy edifices had all the fantastic lightness of the elf-world and all the vaporous freshness of dawn.
AMIEL'S JOURNALHENRI-FRDRIC AMIEL
Over the meridian splendor of Le Stanze we already see their influences floating like a vaporous miasma.
RENAISSANCE IN ITALY: ITALIAN LITERATUREJOHN ADDINGTON SYMONDS
Put the everlasting stove in the midst; hot, suffocating, and vaporous, as a witch's cauldron.
Before him melted line after line of woodland, broken by hollow after hollow, filled with vaporous wreaths of mist.
ROBERT ELSMEREMRS. HUMPHRY WARD
The mist rising from off the water in vaporous clouds obscured all else, rendering the scene weird and unfamiliar.
THE DEVIL'S OWNRANDALL PARRISH
He stepped towards her, and put forth a vaporous hand and touched her eyes.
A BOOK OF GHOSTSSABINE BARING-GOULD
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