vaporous


va·por·ous

adjective \ˈvā-p(ə-)rəs\

Definition of VAPOROUS

1
:  consisting or characteristic of vapor
2
:  producing vapors :  volatile
3
:  containing or obscured by vapors :  misty
4
a :  ethereal, unsubstantial
b :  consisting of or indulging in vaporings
va·por·ous·ly adverb
va·por·ous·ness noun

First Known Use of VAPOROUS

1527

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