10-letter words that end in ous

  • -cephalous — having a (specified) kind of head or number of heads; -cephalic
  • -conscious — -conscious combines with words such as 'health', 'fashion', 'politically', and 'environmentally' to form adjectives which describe someone who believes that the aspect of life indicated is important.
  • -dactylous — having fingers, toes, etc. of a (specified) kind or number
  • abdominous — pot-bellied
  • abstemious — Someone who is abstemious avoids doing too much of something enjoyable such as eating or drinking.
  • abstenious — Misspelling of abstemious (or possibly of abstentious.).
  • acanaceous — possessing prickles or thorns
  • acarpelous — without carpels
  • acephalous — having no head or one that is reduced and indistinct, as certain insect larvae
  • acinaceous — containing or consisting of kernels, particularly the seeds or stones of grapes
  • acinarious — covered with globose vesicles resembling grape seeds, as certain algae.
  • acrogenous — (botany) Increasing by growth from the extremity.
  • acrogynous — having the female reproductive organ arising from the apical cell of the stem, thereby terminating its growth, as certain liverworts.
  • acronymous — a word formed from the initial letters or groups of letters of words in a set phrase or series of words and pronounced as a separate word, as Wac from Women's Army Corps, OPEC from Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries, or loran from long-range navigation.
  • adactylous — possessing no fingers or toes
  • adulterous — An adulterous relationship is a sexual relationship between a married person and someone they are not married to. An adulterous person is someone who commits adultery.
  • aeriferous — conveying air, as the bronchial tubes.
  • aeruginous — bluish-green, like copper rust
  • alacritous — cheerful readiness, promptness, or willingness: We accepted the invitation with alacrity.
  • albuminous — of or containing albumin
  • alliaceous — of or relating to Allium, a genus of plants that have a strong onion or garlic smell and often have bulbs: family Alliaceae. The genus occurs in the N hemisphere and includes onion, garlic, leek, chive, and shallot
  • allogamous — cross-fertilization in plants (opposed to autogamy).
  • alutaceous — Zoology. covered with minute cracks or wrinkles and having a pale, leathery-brown color.
  • amatorious — amatorial
  • ambilevous — (rare) Having equally bad ability in both hands; clumsy; butterfingered.
  • amphibious — In an amphibious military operation, army and navy forces attack a place from the sea.
  • amylaceous — of or resembling starch
  • anadromous — (of fishes such as the salmon) migrating up rivers from the sea in order to breed
  • anarthrous — having no joints or articulated limbs
  • anatropous — (of a plant ovule) inverted during development by a bending of the stalk (funicle) attaching it to the carpel wall
  • ancipitous — Alternative form of ancipital.
  • annotinous — one year old.
  • anoestrous — anestrous.
  • anonaceous — relating to the plant family Anonaceae and its members
  • antilogous — having the opposite name or character
  • antimonous — of or containing antimony in the trivalent state
  • antonymous — of, or having the nature of, an antonym; opposite in meaning
  • apocarpous — (of the ovaries of flowering plants such as the buttercup) consisting of separate carpels
  • aposporous — characterized by apospory
  • apotropous — (of a plant ovule) anatrophous with a ventral raphe
  • aquiferous — conveying, containing or yielding water
  • areligious — unconcerned with or indifferent to religious matters.
  • arenaceous — (of sedimentary rocks and deposits) composed of sand or sandstone
  • argenteous — silvery.
  • armigerous — of, having, or entitled to have a coat of arms
  • ascigerous — of or relating to asci.
  • ascogenous — of, relating to, or producing asci.
  • astomatous — (of animals) having no mouth
  • auriferous — (of rock) containing gold; gold-bearing
  • auspicious — Something that is auspicious indicates that success is likely.

On this page, we collect all 10-letter words ending in OUS. It’s easy to find right word with a certain length. It is the easiest way to find 10-letter word that ends in OUS to use in Scrabble or Crossword puzzles.

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