follow Dictionary.com

8 Wintry Words to Defrost Your Vocabulary

moschate

[mos-keyt, -kit] /ˈmɒs keɪt, -kɪt/
adjective
1.
having a musky smell.
Origin
1820-1830
1820-30; < New Latin moschātus, equivalent to Medieval Latin mosch(us) musk + Latin -ātus -ate1
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for moschate

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for moschate

15
16
Scrabble Words With Friends