vaporlike

Resembling vapor; vaporous, misty.

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  • Fume — (f[=u]m), n. [L. fumus; akin to Skr. dh[=u]ma smoke, dh[=u] to shake, fan a flame, cf. Gr. qy ein to sacrifice, storm, rage, qy mon, qy mos, thyme, and perh. to E. dust: cf. OF. fum smoke, F. fum[ e]e. Cf. {Dust}, n., {Femerell}, {Thyme}.] 1.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • In a fume — Fume Fume (f[=u]m), n. [L. fumus; akin to Skr. dh[=u]ma smoke, dh[=u] to shake, fan a flame, cf. Gr. qy ein to sacrifice, storm, rage, qy mon, qy mos, thyme, and perh. to E. dust: cf. OF. fum smoke, F. fum[ e]e. Cf. {Dust}, n., {Femerell},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • vapor — vaporable, adj. vaporability, n. vaporer, n. vaporless, adj. vaporlike, adj. /vay peuhr/, n. 1. a visible exhalation, as fog, mist, steam, smoke, or noxious gas, diffused through or suspended in the air: the vapors rising from the bogs. 2.… …   Universalium

  • aerial — Synonyms and related words: Olympian, aerials, aeriform, aerodynamic, aerophysical, aerospace, aerostatic, aerotechnical, aery, air built, air conscious, air minded, air wise, airish, airlike, airsick, airworthy, airy, alfresco, altitudinous,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • aerodynamic — Synonyms and related words: aerial, aerographic, aerologic, aeromechanical, aerophysical, aerospace, aerostatic, aerotechnical, aery, air conscious, air minded, air wise, airsick, airworthy, airy, aviational, ethereal, fuming, fumy, gaseous,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • aery — Synonyms and related words: aerial, aeriform, aerodynamic, aerostatic, airish, airlike, airy, alfresco, atmospheric, breezy, ethereal, exposed, fuming, fumy, gaseous, gasified, gasiform, gaslike, gassy, light, mephitic, miasmal, miasmatic,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • airy — Synonyms and related words: Barmecidal, Barmecide, Olympian, adulterated, aeolian, aerial, aeriform, aerodynamic, aerostatic, aery, air built, airish, airlike, airy, alfresco, altitudinous, animated, apparent, apparitional, ascending, asinine,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • ethereal — Synonyms and related words: Elysian, Olympian, adulterated, aerial, aeriform, aerodynamic, aerostatic, aery, air built, airish, airlike, airy, alfresco, altitudinous, ascending, asomatous, aspiring, astral, atmospheric, attenuate, attenuated,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • fuming — Synonyms and related words: ablaze, aerial, aerodynamic, aerostatic, aery, afire, aflame, aflicker, aglow, airy, alight, ardent, blazing, burning, candent, candescent, comburent, conflagrant, enraged, ethereal, fierce, fighting mad, flagrant,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • gaseous — Synonyms and related words: adulterated, aerial, aerodynamic, aerostatic, aery, air built, airy, attenuate, attenuated, chimerical, cloud built, cut, dilute, diluted, dreamlike, ethereal, fanciful, fatuitous, fatuous, fine, flimsy, fuming, fumy,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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