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List of suffixes ending in "ous".

List #: 1358

Keywords/tags: suffix, suffixes, root words, word roots, words ending in "ous"

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Description: This is a list of words ending with suffix "ous" , meaning "full of.".
Author: eSpindle Learning.
Subject: English vocabulary.
Supporting Link: http://www.espindle.org/suffix.html.

Created: 11/19/2009

Modified: 11/19/2009

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(part 1) (30 words)

androgynous, factitious, fortuitous, ingenuous, mendacious, sententious, autochthonous, herbaceous, libidinous, nacreous, opprobrious, pusillanimous, scurrilous, ubiquitous, uxorious, querulous, anhydrous, anomalous, bulbous, bumptious, cacophonous, censorious, consanguineous, contemptuous, contentious, deleterious, diaphanous, duteous, expeditious, exiguous

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(part 2) (31 words)

glutinous, heterogeneous, invidious, judicious, licentious, ligneous, litigious, mellifluous, mordacious, obsequious, perspicacious, perspicuous, platitudinous, salacious, salubrious, saponaceous, sedulous, sonorous, unctuous, factious, obstreperous, promiscuous, isochronous, amorphous, autonomous, blasphemous, captious, clamorous, contiguous, decorous, disingenuous

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(part 3) (31 words)

efficacious, euphonious, felicitous, impecunious, inglorious, lustrous, melodious, meticulous, meretricious, odoriferous, parsimonious, precocious, sebaceous, seditious, specious, tenuous, valorous, viviparous, voracious, contemporaneous, dolorous, gratuitous, homogeneous, lascivious, pertinacious, precipitous, abstemious, acrimonious, ambidextrous, amphibious, avaricious

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(part 4) (31 words)

cadaverous, coniferous, conscientious, credulous, deciduous, devious, egregious, extraneous, fabulous, facetious, fractious, impious, innocuous, irreligious, loquacious, nauseous, nebulous, nefarious, penurious, pernicious, posthumous, prodigious, rigorous, sanctimonious, sinuous, synchronous, fugacious, vacuous, vainglorious, veracious, vicarious

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(part 5) (31 words)

voluptuous, crustaceous, pervious, dissentious, paronymous, fallacious, fatuous, ignominious, indigenous, insidious, mucous, officious, solicitous, surreptitious, usurious, amorous, anthropomorphous, aqueous, atrocious, auriferous, bibulous, capacious, continuous, contumacious, extemporaneous, incommodious, ingenious, instantaneous, luminous, odorous, pendulous

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(part 6) (31 words)

pugnacious, punctilious, semiconscious, sensuous, spurious, uproarious, venous, acidulous, analogous, assiduous, impervious, incongruous, magnanimous, porous, tenacious, tortuous, arduous, bilious, copious, desirous, dubious, fastidious, gregarious, igneous, illustrious, iniquitous, intravenous, libelous, ludicrous, malicious, noxious

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(part 7) (31 words)

obnoxious, onerous, ostentatious, pious, pretentious, ridiculous, scrupulous, studious, stupendous, subconscious, synonymous, timorous, treacherous, vociferous, zealous, simultaneous, ambiguous, anonymous, cartilaginous, cantankerous, carnivorous, contagious, courteous, erroneous, felonious, fictitious, grievous, harmonious, heinous, infamous, impetuous

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(part 8) (31 words)

larcenous, odious, populous, precarious, raucous, rendezvous, sacrilegious, sagacious, tremulous, unanimous, vivacious, advantageous, dexterous, disastrous, strenuous, vicious, ambitious, audacious, boisterous, callous, ceremonious, conscious, conspicuous, delicious, delirious, enormous, envious, hazardous, hideous, hilarious, industrious

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(part 9) (31 words)

infectious, miscellaneous, mischievous, mysterious, obvious, ponderous, prosperous, ravenous, religious, semiprecious, spacious, suspicious, unconscious, unscrupulous, virtuous, curious, ferocious, furious, generous, gracious, jealous, luscious, luxurious, marvelous, miraculous, monotonous, nervous, numerous, ominous, perilous, precious

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(part 10) (21 words)

previous, repetitious, serious, spontaneous, various, venomous, anxious, cautious, courageous, dangerous, famous, glorious, gorgeous, laborious, notorious, momentous, mountainous, omnivorous, outrageous, tremendous, vigorous