of the nature of or resembling nectar.
delicious or sweet.
Origin of nectarous
First recorded in 1660–70; nectar
Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019
Related Words for nectarousluscious
Examples from the Web for nectarous
Historical Examples of nectarous
This nectarous speech of hers delighted me, and I said, “That altogether depends on you, I am completely at your disposal.”
Then Love took wing, and from his pinions shed On all the multitude a nectarous dew.