polyphloesboean

adjective poly·phloes·boe·an \ ¦pälē¦fles¦bēən , ¦pälə̇¦- , -sbēən \
variants: or polyphloisboian \-¦flȯis¦bȯiən\ or poluphloisboian \¦päl(y)ə¦-\

Definition of polyphloesboean

:loud-roaring
  • the polyphloesboean sea

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Origin and Etymology of polyphloesboean

Greek polyphloisbos (from poly- + phloisbos confused roaring noise) + English -an; perhaps akin to Greek aphloismos foaming of the mouth, phlidan to be too moist, become soft


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