[ luh-kyoo-nohs ]

  1. full of or having lacunae.

Origin of lacunose

First recorded in 1810–20, lacunose is from the Latin word lacūnōsus full of holes or gaps. See lacuna, -ose1
  • Also la·cu·nu·lose [luh-kyoo-nyuh-lohs]. /ləˈkyu nyəˌloʊs/.

Other words from lacunose

  • lac·u·nos·i·ty [lak-yoo-nos-i-tee], /ˌlæk yʊˈnɒs ɪ ti/, noun
  • sub·la·cu·nose, adjective

Words Nearby lacunose Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023