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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Consisting of, full of, characterized by, or resembling a visible exhalation, as fog, mist, steam, smoke, or noxious gas, diffused through or suspended in the air

Usage examples (38)
  • But, even as he watched, the vapory body reformed.
  • Quietly in the meadows, and breathing the vapory freshness
  • Washed with a cold gray mist, the vapory breath of the east wind.
  • The Event Shews that my Resolutions are of a very thin and vapory for more
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