Dictionary.com

carneous

[ kahr-nee-uhs ]
/ ˈkɑr ni əs /
Save This Word!

adjective

fleshlike; flesh-colored.

QUIZZES

QUIZ YOURSELF ON AFFECT VS. EFFECT!

In effect, this quiz will prove whether or not you have the skills to know the difference between “affect” and “effect.”
Question 1 of 7
The rainy weather could not ________ my elated spirits on my graduation day.

Origin of carneous

1570–80; <Late Latin carneus, equivalent to Latin carn- (stem of carō) flesh + -eus-eous
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2021
Essays. Emails. Everything. Get Help Now!