Brumous

Word BRUMOUS
Character 7
Hyphenation bru mous
Pronunciations /ˈbɹuːməs/

Definitions and meanings of "Brumous"

What do we mean by brumous?

Foggy or misty; wintry.

An adjective, the same as mist or fog. Urban Dictionary

Definition: (adjective) Describing a weather condition characterized by a heavy mist or fog that obscures visibility, giving the surroundings a hazy or gloomy appearance. The term "brumous" is often used to depict an atmosphere filled with a thick, damp mist, evoking a sense of mystery and tranquility. It can be associated with moody landscapes, serene mornings, or the ethereal beauty of mist-shrouded forests. The word originates from the Latin word "bruma," meaning winter, reflecting its connection to the misty, cool ambiance often experienced during colder seasons. Urban Dictionary

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The word "brumous" in example sentences

We slept on two seats in the smoker, and got to Weehawken in the brumous chill of a winter dawn -- still wearing our tie. ❋ Christopher Morley (1923)

She had been even prettier than he had thought her yesterday, on her silver-roan, long-tailed 'palfrey'; and it seemed to him, self-critical in the brumous October gloaming and the outskirts of London, that only his boots had shone throughout their two-hour companionship. ❋ John Galsworthy (1900)

As well might such as watch the process of the green, unfolding earth, emerging from the brumous arms of winter, isolate a single day and call it Spring. ❋ John Galsworthy (1900)

For, in these things of three stages, two may be tolerable, the first clouding of the water with the wine's red fire, or the final resolution of the two into one humane consistence: the intermediate course is, like all times of process, brumous and hesitant. ❋ Maurice Hewlett (1892)

He spent six months in London, which may or may not account for his brumous colour; and in 1879, when he was thirty years old, he exposed in the Salon of that year his Young Mother, the first of a long series of Maternities. ❋ James Huneker (1890)

From this interesting height there are two views: one over the beautiful plains of Lancashire, another towards the brumous mountains of Oxfordshire. ❋ George Saintsbury (1889)

You can hear wild fowl calling far up in the brumous smother which hides the lift. ❋ Unknown (1887)

But nobody has blown away from the matter its brumous encompassment and let in the light upon it It is very simple. ❋ Ambrose Bierce (1878)

‘palfrey’; and it seemed to him, self-critical in the brumous October gloaming and the outskirts of London, that only his boots had shone throughout their two-hour companionship. ❋ Unknown (2004)

We *depend* on your brave insights and you’ve delivered on what is a brumous and malodorous subject. ❋ Unknown (2007)

“The blond misses of Albion see nothing in the dull inhabitants of their brumous isle, which can compare with the ardour and vivacity of the children of the South. ❋ Unknown (2006)

"The blond misses of Albion see nothing in the dull inhabitants of their brumous isle, which can compare with the ardour and vivacity of the children of the South. ❋ William Makepeace Thackeray (1837)

[Look at] the Brumous [outside], it’s very pretty [don’t] you think? ❋ Lanagean (2022)

As Sarah walked along the [brumous] [shoreline], the distant sound of crashing waves merged with the thick [mist] that hung in the air, creating an enchanting and somewhat eerie atmosphere. ❋ Aiwords (2023)

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