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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: fulsomeness(0.01433 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to fulsomeness.
English → English (WordNet)
n 1: excessive but superficial compliments given with affected
charm [syn: unction, smarm]
2: smug self-serving earnestness [syn: oiliness, oleaginousness,
smarminess, unctuousness, unction]
English → English (gcide)
Fulsome \Ful"some\, a. [Full, a. + -some.]
1. Full; abundant; plenteous; not shriveled. [Obs.]
His lean, pale, hoar, and withered corpse grew
fulsome, fair, and fresh. --Golding.
2. Offending or disgusting by overfullness, excess, or
grossness; cloying; gross; nauseous; esp., offensive from
excess of praise; as, fulsome flattery.
And lest the fulsome artifice should fail
Themselves will hide its coarseness with a veil.
3. Lustful; wanton; obscene; also, tending to obscenity.
[Obs.] “Fulsome ewes.” --Shak. -- Ful"some*ly, adv. --
Ful"some*ness, n. --Dryden.