Words nearby sulphurous
Origin of sulphurous
OTHER WORDS FROM sulphuroussul·phur·ous·ly, adverbsul·phur·ous·ness, nounnon·sul·phur·ous, adjective
Examples from the Web for sulphurous
There was a terrible, sulphurous smell, like rotten eggs, and a tremendous pressure against my chest.
There was pure air round them, and they drew deep breaths of it into throats and lungs parched by the fumes of sulphurous smoke.The Northern Iron|George A. Birmingham
Frequently the weather will be sultry for days, with a sulphurous odor in the air.The World and Its People: Book VII|Anna B. Badlam
It is infinitely sweeter to be attracted by the fragrance of Paradise than to be repelled by the sulphurous fumes of Pandemonium.