Dictionary.com

globular

or glob·u·lous

[ glob-yuh-ler ]
/ ˈglɒb yə lər /
Save This Word!

adjective
globe-shaped; spherical.
composed of or having globules.
worldwide; global.
QUIZ
ARE YOU A TRUE BLUE CHAMPION OF THESE "BLUE" SYNONYMS?
We could talk until we're blue in the face about this quiz on words for the color "blue," but we think you should take the quiz and find out if you're a whiz at these colorful terms.
Question 1 of 8
Which of the following words describes “sky blue”?
Meet Grammar CoachWrite or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing
Meet Grammar CoachImprove Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help

Origin of globular

1650–60; <Latin globul(us) globule + -ar1

OTHER WORDS FROM globular

Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2021

How to use globular in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for globular

globular

globulous

/ (ˈɡlɒbjʊlə) /

adjective
shaped like a globe or globule
having or consisting of globules

Derived forms of globular

globularity (ˌɡlɒbjʊˈlærɪtɪ) or globularness, nounglobularly, adverb
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
FEEDBACK