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Definition of the adjective acclivitous
What does acclivitous mean as an attribute of a noun?
Alternative definition of the adjective acclivitous
- Acclivous - I. Taylor
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The Describer's Dictionary (1995)
A Treasury of Terms and Literary Quotations by David Grambs
propping up, sustaining, bolstering, shoring up, girding, suspensory ascending rising, climbing, acclivous, acclivitous descending dipping, dropping, falling, declivous, declivitous sticking out projecting, protruding, protrudent, protuberant, ...
The Describer's Dictionary: A Treasury of Terms & Literary Quotations (Expanded Second Edition) (2014)
by David Grambs, Ellen S. Levine
buttressing, underpinning, carrying, bearing, propping up, sustaining, bolstering,shoring up,girding, suspensory ascending rising, climbing, acclivous, acclivitous descending dipping, dropping, falling, declivous, declivitous setback recessed, ...
The rhymers' lexicon (1971)
by Andrew Loring, George Saintsbury
bicephalous deleterious us bigamous delirious bipetalous devious bituminous diaphanous blasphemous diatomous blusterous` 'im disingenuous abstemious boisterous ~ doloriferous acclivitous bounteous dolorous ecephalous bulbiferous ...
stickle,suffuse08 headlong, macerate, marinate,permeate, saturate,submerge, vertical09 difficult, excessive, expensive10exorbitant, incredible, inordinate, overpriced, overthetop, precipiced11 acclivitous,declivitous, exaggerated, exponential ...
by Robert Sungenis
acclivitous, adj. sloping upward. accoucheur, n. a man who helps women in childbirth; obstetrician. French: accoucheur. male midwife; an accouterment, n. soldier's equipment with the exception of ...
A Dictionary of Entomology (2011)
ACCLIVITOUS Adj. (Latin, acclivitas = a slope; from ad = to + kli = lean + -osus = possessing qualities of.) See Acclivous.
Chambers concise dictionary (2004)
□ acclivitous adj. accolade /' akaleid/ >n 1 a sign or expression of great praise or approval. 2 a touch on the shoulder with a sword when giving a person a knighthood. [17c: French, from Italian ...
acclivitous adj. © 1 7c: from Latin acdi'vifas. from divus sloping. accolade "aksleid / o noun 1 a sign or expression of great praise or approval. 2 a touch on the shoulder with a sword when giving a person a knighthood. © I7c: French, from Italian ...
A Dictionary of English Synonymes and Synonymous Or Parallel Expressions Designed as a Practical Guide to Aptness and Variety of Phraseology (1891)
by Richard Soule
Sleep, precipitous, acclivous, acclivitous. 3. Sudden, unexpected, unanticipated, precipitate, hasty, unseasonable, ill-timed, unlocked for, unannounced. 4. Short, blunt, unceremonious, curt, brusk (or brusque), rude, rough, inconsiderate, ...
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Scrabble value of A1C3C3L1I1V4I1T1O1U1S1
The value of this 11-letter word is 18 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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