[ suhl-fyuh-ret ]
/ ˈsʌl fyəˌrɛt /


Chemistry. a sulfide.

verb (used with object), sul·fu·ret·ed, sul·fu·ret·ing or (especially British) sul·fu·ret·ted, sul·fu·ret·ting.

to treat or combine with sulfur.

Origin of sulfuret

From the New Latin word sulfurētum, dating back to 1780–90. See sulf-, -uret

Related forms

su·per·sul·fu·ret·ed, adjective Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019