Definitions for nacreous-kri əs
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word nacreous
consisting of or resembling mother-of-pearl
iridescent, nacreous, opalescent, opaline, pearlescent(adj)
having a play of lustrous rainbow colors
"an iridescent oil slick"; "nacreous (or pearlescent) clouds looking like mother-of-pearl"; "a milky opalescent (or opaline) luster"
Of, or resembling nacre (mother of pearl).
Exhibiting lustrous or rainbow-like colors.
consisting of, or resembling, nacre; pearly
Origin: [See Nacre.]
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