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Meaning of CALIGINOUS

Pronunciation:  ku'lijunus

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  dark and misty and gloomy
 

CALIGINOUS is a 10 letter word that starts with C.

 

 Synonyms: dark
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Ca*lig"i*nous\, a. [L. caliginosus; cf. F.
caligineux.]
Affected with darkness or dimness; dark; obscure. [R.]
--Blount.

      The caliginous regions of the air.       --Hallywell.
-- {Ca*lig"i*nous*ly}, adv. -- {Ca*lig"i*nous*ness}, n.

 

 

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