Synonyms for vaporous

Synonyms for (adjective) vaporous

Synonyms: vaporous, vapourous, miasmal, miasmic

Definition: filled with vapor

Usage: miasmic jungles; a vaporous bog

Similar words: cloudy

Definition: full of or covered with clouds

Usage: cloudy skies


Synonyms: vaporific, vaporish, vaporous, vapourific, vapourish, vapourous

Definition: resembling or characteristic of vapor

Usage: vaporous clouds

Similar words: gaseous

Definition: existing as or having characteristics of a gas

Usage: steam is water is the gaseous state


Synonyms: diaphanous, gossamer, vaporous, vapourous, transparent, cobwebby, filmy, gauze-like, gauzy, see-through, sheer

Definition: so thin as to transmit light

Usage: a hat with a diaphanous veil; filmy wings of a moth; gauzy clouds of dandelion down; gossamer cobwebs; sheer silk stockings; transparent chiffon; vaporous silks

Similar words: thin

Definition: of relatively small extent from one surface to the opposite or in cross section

Usage: thin wire; a thin chiffon blouse; a thin book; a thin layer of paint