follow Dictionary.com

8 Wintry Words to Defrost Your Vocabulary

plausive

[plaw-ziv, -siv] /ˈplɔ zɪv, -sɪv/
adjective
2.
Obsolete, plausible.
Origin
1590-1600
1590-1600; < Latin plaus(us) (past participle of plaudere to applaud) + -ive
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for plausive

plausive

/ˈplɔːsɪv/
adjective
1.
expressing praise or approval; applauding
2.
(obsolete) plausible
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for plausive

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for plausive

13
17
Scrabble Words With Friends

Quotes with plausive