What does fuscous mean?

Definitions for fuscous
ˈfʌs kəsfus·cous

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. fuscous, taupeadjective

    of something having a dusky brownish grey color


  1. fuscous

    Fuscous is an adjective generally used to refer to a dark, grayish-brown color. It can also refer to something that is somewhat dark or dusky. It is often used in the context of describing nature or color patterns.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Fuscousadjective

    brown or grayish black; darkish

  2. Etymology: [L. fuscus.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Fuscous

    fus′kus, adj. brown: dingy—(Charles Lamb) Fusc. [L. fuscus, akin to furvus.]

Editors Contribution

  1. Fuscous

    Dark and sombre in colour.

    Though her dress was fuscous, she looked beautiful in it.

    Submitted by anonymous on May 7, 2019  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of fuscous in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of fuscous in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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    lacking orderly continuity
    A disjointed
    B dangerous
    C greedy
    D suspicious

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