verb (used with object), suffused, suffusing.
to overspread with or as with a liquid, color, etc.
Origin: 1580–90; Related forms
< Latin suffūsus
(past participle of suffundere
). See suf-
suffusedly /səˈfyuzdli, -ˈfyuzɪd-/ [suh-fyoozd-lee, -fyoo-zid-] Show IPA , adverb suffusion /səˈfyuʒən/ [suh-fyoo-zhuhn] Show IPA , noun suffusive /səˈfyusɪv/ [suh-fyoo-siv] Show IPA , adjective
cover, pervade, diffuse, bathe, flood.