Open Dictionary
mouse here to listen, click to choose/add more
Location: USA
Source: Learn That Word
Profile URL:

Are you a native English speaker? How do you pronounce this word?

Thank you for contributing!
upload mp3 file or record now it's easy, promised!

{%type%} Definitions

WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

v. - Cause to spread or flush or flood through, over, or across; To become overspread as with a fluid, a colour, a gleam of light.

Usage examples (37)
  • Great tears of shame and confusion suffuse her eyes.
  • A soft amber light had begun to suffuse the apex of the altar.
  • I banged down the receiver, feeling my face suffuse with heat.
  • The knowledge and performance of evil should suffuse one's daily life. for more
Tutoring comment

Tutoring comment not yet available...

add more
The Open Dictionary of English is a collaborative project, based on Open Source materials, LearnThat resources, and partner APIs.
We give special thanks to our LearnThat volunteers, as well as Princeton University and Wiktionary for their Open Source word data. We're also grateful for the support given by Google,,, and YouTube,,,,, as well as the generous Creative Commons community.