Root Word of the Day: VAPOROUS

vaporous (adj) – consisting of, resembling, or producing vapor; insubstantial or vague; imaginative, fanciful, or high-flown
BREAKDOWN: VAP- (steam or mist) + -OR (state) + -OUS (full of)


This word is built on the root VAP-, which means steam or mist.
Common VAP- words include evaporation and vapor.
More esoteric VAP- words include devaporation and pervaporate.

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