Definition of ligneous in English:

Share this entry

ligneous

Pronunciation: /ˈlɪɡnɪəs/

adjective

Made, consisting of, or resembling wood; woody.

Origin

Early 17th century: from Latin ligneus 'relating to wood' + -ous.

Words that rhyme with ligneous

igneous

For editors and proofreaders

Line breaks: lig|neous

Share this entry
 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.