vaporish


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va·por·ish

 (vā′pər-ĭsh)
adj.
1. Suggestive of or resembling vapor.
2. Archaic Affected by the vapors; given to spells of hysteria or low spirits.

va′por·ish·ness n.

va•por•ish

(ˈveɪ pər ɪʃ)

adj.
1. resembling vapor.
2. abounding in vapor: vaporish autumn mornings.
3. Archaic. affected by low spirits; depressed.
[1635–45]
va′por•ish•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.vaporish - resembling or characteristic of vaporvaporish - resembling or characteristic of vapor; "vaporous clouds"
gaseous - existing as or having characteristics of a gas; "steam is water is the gaseous state"
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How pale their faces, how dark their eyes, these, the going and the gone, their forms already vaporish when the camera clicked on that sepia time.
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Who else writes with that kind of over-the-top commitment to vaporish states in these late, undeceived days?