simious

[ sim-ee-uhs ]

adjective
  1. pertaining to or characteristic of apes or monkeys; simian.

Origin of simious

1
1795–1805; <Latin sīmi(a) ape (see simian) + -ous

Other words from simious

  • sim·i·ous·ness, noun
  • sub·sim·i·ous, adjective

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