fusome

Fusome

Fu"some\, a. [AS. f?san to hasten, fr. f?s ready, prompt, quick; akin to OS. f?s, OHG. funs, Icel. fuss willing; prob. from the root of E. find.] Handy; reat; handsome; notable. [Prov. Eng.] --Halliwell.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
Cite This Source
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: fusocellular
Next Definition: fusospirillary gingivitis
Words Near: fusome
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for fusome
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing fusome
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature