Definition of -itous in English:

-itous

Syllabification: -itous

suffix

Forming adjectives corresponding to nouns ending in -ity (such as calamitous corresponding to calamity).

Origin

from French -iteux, from Latin -itosus.

Definition of -itous in:

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Word of the day humoresque
Pronunciation: ˌ(h)yo͞oməˈresk
noun
a short, lively piece of music