adjective an·guine \ˈaŋˌgwīn\

Definition of anguine


  1. :  of, relating to, or suggestive of a snake

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Origin and Etymology of anguine

Latin anguinus, from anguis snake + -inus -ine — more at anguis

First Known Use: 1657

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