Origin of vaporous
Related Words for vaporousmisty, smoggy, vapory, airy, wispy, aerial, ethereal, fleeting, foggy, hazy, insubstantial, vague, volatile
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Historical Examples of vaporous
It is an element which has no right to this country, except in a solid or vaporous state.The Field of Ice
The air is close and vaporous; the domed chamber is damp and musty.The Pearl of the Antilles, or An Artist in Cuba
Under this vaporous pall, the fighting was sharp and desperate.The Naval History of the United States
Willis J. Abbot.
She was standing in the corridor, looking out at the vaporous English landscape.The Letter of the Contract
How quiet it looked, and, under that vaporous veil, how profound and inscrutable!The Crusade of the Excelsior
late 14c., from Latin vaporus, from vapor (see vapor).