Nectareous
Nectareous Nec*ta"re"ous, a. Of, pertaining to, containing, or resembling nectar; delicious; nectarean. --Pope. [1913 Webster] -- {Nec*ta"re*ous*ly}, adv. -- {Nec*ta"re*ous*ness}, n. [1913 Webster]

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  • nectareous — index palatable, sapid, savory Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • nectareous — nectareously, adv. nectareousness, n. /nek tair ee euhs/, adj. nectarous. Also, nectarean. [1700 10; < L nectareus of, belonging to nectar < Gk nektáreos like nectar, divinely fragrant, equiv. to néktar NECTAR + eos adj. suffix; see EOUS] * * * …   Universalium

  • nectareous — nec·tar·e·ous …   English syllables

  • nectareous — /nɛkˈtɛəriəs/ (say nek tairreeuhs) adjective 1. of the nature of or resembling nectar. 2. delicious; sweet. Also, nectarean, nectarous /ˈnɛktərəs/ (say nektuhruhs). {Latin nectareus, from Greek nektareos} …   Australian English dictionary

  • nectareous — (ˈ)nek|ta(a)rēəs adjective Etymology: Latin nectareus : nectarous …   Useful english dictionary

  • Nectareously — Nectareous Nec*ta re ous, a. Of, pertaining to, containing, or resembling nectar; delicious; nectarean. Pope. [1913 Webster] {Nec*ta re*ous*ly}, adv. {Nec*ta re*ous*ness}, n. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Nectareousness — Nectareous Nec*ta re ous, a. Of, pertaining to, containing, or resembling nectar; delicious; nectarean. Pope. [1913 Webster] {Nec*ta re*ous*ly}, adv. {Nec*ta re*ous*ness}, n. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • nectareal — adjective Of or pertaining to nectar; nectareous; sweet. First of all we will treat of Honey, that immortal, nectareal, pleasant, wholsome juice. See Also: nectar, nectarean, nectarel, nectareous, nectarian, nectarine, nectarious, nectarous …   Wiktionary

  • nectarean — adjective Of or pertaining to nectar; nectareous; sweet. Ambrosial Food, and rich Nectarean Wine. See Also: nectar, nectareal, nectarel, nectareous, nectarian, nectarine, nectarious, nectarous …   Wiktionary

  • nec|tar|e|an — «nehk TAIR ee uhn», adjective. = nectareous. (Cf. ↑nectareous) …   Useful english dictionary

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