simious

[ sim-ee-uh s ]
/ ˈsɪm i əs /

adjective

pertaining to or characteristic of apes or monkeys; simian.

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Origin of simious

1795–1805; < Latin sīmi(a) ape (see simian) + -ous

OTHER WORDS FROM simious

sim·i·ous·ness, nounsub·sim·i·ous, adjective
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