Monday, July 23, 2012
Definitions for nubilous
- Cloudy or foggy.
- Obscure or vague; indefinite.
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Citations for nubilous
...trunks as thick as whisky casks and bark like rough-out leather, tower overhead so that the path between them is sheltered from the sun, creating a nubilous atmosphere, soft and pungent with resins, while soft brown needles cushion one's tread.
The sky above, dark and nubilous, parted like torn, plump bread and under a sun absorbent and intense, the water began to recede over low bridges. The storm was ending.
Origin of nubilous
Nubilous comes from the Latin root nūb meaning "cloud."