Origin of sulphurous
OTHER WORDS FROM sulphuroussul·phur·ous·ly, adverbsul·phur·ous·ness, nounnon·sul·phur·ous, adjective
Words nearby sulphurous
How to use sulphurous in a sentence
There was a terrible, sulphurous smell, like rotten eggs, and a tremendous pressure against my chest.
Nor did the voluble and sulphurous orders to halt that a patrol-ship flashed north.Astounding Stories, May, 1931|Various
On the superheated surface white streaks ran like lightning in a sulphurous cloud.Balsamo, The Magician|Alexander Dumas
A distant but threatening thunder murmur broke from the heart of a bank of sulphurous clouds beating closely over the south.Menotah|Ernest G. Henham
This refrigerator is like those which we employ in our sulphurous anhydride frigorific apparatus.
Thus far the value of the products obtained by absorption of sulphurous acid has not been equal to the cost of producing them.