argenteous

[ ahr-jen-tee-uh s ]
/ ɑrˈdʒɛn ti əs /

adjective

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earnest
Also ar·gen·tate [ahr-juh n-teyt] /ˈɑr dʒənˌteɪt/.

Origin of argenteous

From the Latin word argenteus, dating back to 1880–85. See argent-, -eous
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