Share this entry

Share this page

cinereous

Saltos de línea: cin¦er|eous
Pronunciación: /sɪˈnɪərɪəs
 
/

Definición de cinereous en inglés:

adjetivo

(Especially of hair or feathers) ash-grey.
Example sentences
  • The stems are covered with several barks or rinds, the latter being of a cinereous dirt color and very thin.

Origen

late Middle English: from Latin cinereus 'similar to ashes' (from cinis, ciner- 'ashes') + -ous.

Words that rhyme with cinereous

deleterious, imperious, mysterious, Nereus, serious, Tiberius

Definición de cinereous en:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

¿Qué te llama la atención de esta palabra o frase?

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

Obtenga más de Oxford Dictionaries

Suscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día resilient
Pronunciación: rɪˈzɪlɪənt
adjective
able to recoil or spring back into shape…