suffusive
adjective see suffuse

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • suffusive — adjective spreading through suffusive purple light • Similar to: ↑distributive • Derivationally related forms: ↑suffuse …   Useful english dictionary

  • suffusive — See suffusion. * * * …   Universalium

  • suffusive — adjective Of or relating to suffusion …   Wiktionary

  • suffusive — adj. spreading out, pervasive …   English contemporary dictionary

  • suffusive — suf·fu·sive …   English syllables

  • suffuse — transitive verb (suffused; suffusing) Etymology: Latin suffusus, past participle of suffundere, literally, to pour beneath, from sub + fundere to pour more at found Date: 1590 to spread over or through in the manner of fluid or light ; flush,… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Pavlo Tychyna — ( uk. Павло Григорович Тичина; b, OldStyleDate|27 January |1891|15 January, Pisky, Kozelets uezd, Chernigov Guberniya – d. September 16, 1967, Kiev) was a major Ukrainian poet. His initial work had strong connections to the symbolist literary… …   Wikipedia

  • suffuse — suffusedly /seuh fyoohzd lee, fyooh zid /, adv. suffusion /seuh fyooh zheuhn/, n. suffusive /seuh fyooh siv/, adj. /seuh fyoohz /, v.t., suffused, suffusing. to overspread with or as with a liquid, color, etc. [1580 90; < L suffusus (ptp. of… …   Universalium

  • pervasive — Synonyms and related words: absolute, all embracing, all encompassing, all out, all pervading, born, broad based, clean, clear, comprehensive, congenital, consummate, deep dyed, downright, dyed in the wool, egregious, exhaustive, general,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • permeative — adj. pervasive; penetrative; intrusive; suffusive, propagating …   English contemporary dictionary

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