Fuliginous definition

fyo͝o-lĭjə-nəs
Sooty.
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Colored by or as if by soot.
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Full of smoke or soot.
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Dark; dusky.
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Pertaining to or resembling soot; sooty, dusky. [from 16th c.]
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Origin of fuliginous

  • Late Latin fūlīginōsus from Latin fūlīgō fūlīgin- soot

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Latin fūlīginōsus, from fūlīgo (“soot”).

    From Wiktionary