eximious

adjective

ex·​im·​i·​ous eg-ˈzi-mē-əs How to pronounce eximious (audio)
archaic

Word History

Etymology

Latin eximius, from eximere to take out — more at example

First Known Use

1547, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of eximious was in 1547

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Cite this Entry

“Eximious.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/eximious. Accessed 29 Feb. 2024.

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