/ (luːˈsɪfjʊɡəs) /
Save This Word!
GOOSES. GEESES. I WANT THIS QUIZ ON PLURAL NOUNS!
Test how much you really know about regular and irregular plural nouns with this quiz.
Question 1 of 9
Which of the following nouns has an irregular plural form?
Word Origin for lucifugous
C17: from Latin lucifugus, from lux (genitive lūcis) light + fugere to flee + -ous
Words nearby lucifugous
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
How to use lucifugous in a sentence
Lucifugous: fleeing the light: applied to nocturnal forms or those that live in concealment.Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology|John. B. Smith