Origin of adscititious
Related formsad·sci·ti·tious·ly, adverb
Examples from the Web for adscititious
We rob them of their amusing but adscititious qualities; we make them utterly uninteresting to precisely 99.99 per cent.
Apropos of this 'supererogatory and adscititious' prohibition.
Adscititious, ad-sit-ish′us, adj. added or assumed: additional.
All notice, and some enjoy, this adscititious literary overtone.