adjective va·por·ish \ˈvā-p(ə-)rish\

Definition of VAPORISH

:  resembling or suggestive of vapor
:  given to fits of the vapors
va·por·ish·ness noun

First Known Use of VAPORISH

circa 1644


adjective va·por·ish   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of VAPORISH

:  affected by the vapors :  given to fits of depression or hysteria
va·por·ish·ness or chiefly British va·pour·ish·ness noun

Variants of VAPORISH

va·por·ish or chiefly British va·pour·ish \ˈvāp-ər-ish\


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