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Meaning of "obstropulous" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF OBSTROPULOUS

obstropulous  [əbˈstrɒpjʊləs] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF OBSTROPULOUS

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Obstropulous is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH OBSTROPULOUS


calculus
ˈkælkjʊləs
crapulous
ˈkræpjʊləs
cumulus
ˈkjuːmjʊləs
fabulous
ˈfæbjʊləs
homunculus
hɒˈmʌŋkjʊləs
meticulous
mɪˈtɪkjʊləs
miraculous
mɪˈrækjʊləs
modulus
ˈmɒdjʊləs
oculus
ˈɒkjʊləs
opulus
ˈɒpjʊləs
overscrupulous
ˌəʊvəˈskruːpjʊləs
papulous
ˈpæpjʊləs
populace
ˈpɒpjʊləs
populous
ˈpɒpjʊləs
ridiculous
rɪˈdɪkjʊləs
Romulus
ˈrɒmjʊləs
scrupulous
ˈskruːpjʊləs
stimulus
ˈstɪmjʊləs
unpopulous
ʌnˈpɒpjʊləs
unscrupulous
ʌnˈskruːpjʊləs

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE OBSTROPULOUS

obstipation
obstreperate
obstreperous
obstreperously
obstreperousness
obstriction
obstropalous
obstruct
obstructer
obstruction
obstruction of justice
obstructional
obstructionally
obstructionism
obstructionist
obstructive
obstructively
obstructiveness
obstructor
obstruent

WORDS THAT END LIKE OBSTROPULOUS

acidulous
antituberculous
bibulous
cellulous
credulous
cumulous
edentulous
emulous
fantabulous
fistulous
garrulous
ghetto fabulous
incredulous
jealous
nebulous
pendulous
querulous
scrofulous
sedulous
tremulous
tuberculous

Synonyms and antonyms of obstropulous in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «obstropulous» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF OBSTROPULOUS

Find out the translation of obstropulous to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of obstropulous from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «obstropulous» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

obstropulous
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

obstropulous
570 millions of speakers

English

obstropulous
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

obstropulous
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

obstropulous
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

obstropulous
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

obstropulous
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

obstropulous
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

obstropulous
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Sengit
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

obstropulous
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

obstropulous
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

obstropulous
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Sangu
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

obstropulous
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

obstropulous
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

अवस्थात्मक
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

obstropulous
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

obstropulous
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

obstropulous
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

obstropulous
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

obstropulous
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

obstropulous
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

obstropulous
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

obstropulous
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

obstropulous
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of obstropulous

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «OBSTROPULOUS»

The term «obstropulous» is barely ever used and occupies the 208.093 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «OBSTROPULOUS» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about obstropulous

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «OBSTROPULOUS»

Discover the use of obstropulous in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to obstropulous and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Slang and Its Analogues Past and Present: N to Raz
O-be-easy,. 85. Obstropulous. 1678. Butlee, Mud., in. u. 1241. To pass for deep and learned scholars, Although hut paltry oe-and-sollees : As if th' unseasonahle fools Had heen a coursing in the schools. O-BE-EASY. TO SING ' O BE EASY,' ...
John Stephen Farmer, William Ernest Henley, 1902
2
1811 Dictionary of The Vulgar Tongue:
Vulgar misnomer of OBSTREPEROUS: as, I was going my rounds, and found this here gemman very obstropulous,whereofI comprehended himasan auspicious parson. OCCUPY.Tooccupy a woman;to havecarnalknowledge of her.
Francis Grose, 2012
3
A Classical Dictionary of the Vulgar Tongue
To put in one's oar ; to intermeddle, or give an opinion unasked : as, To be sure, you must put in your oar 1 Obstropulous. Vulgar misnomer of obstreperous: as, I' was going my rounds, and found this here gemman very obstropulous. Occupy ...
Francis Grose, 1788
4
Slang Dictionaries
OBSTROPULOUS. Vulgar misnomer of OBSTREPEROUS: as, I was going my rounds, and found this here gemman very obstropulous, whereof I comprehended him as an auspicious parson. OCCUPY. Tooccupy awoman; to have carnal ...
John Camden Hotten, Francis Grose, Ambrose Bierce, 2014
5
Dictionary of the Vulgar Tongue: Buckish Slang, University ...
Buckish Slang, University Wit, and Pickpocket Eloquence Francis Grose. OAR. To put in one's oar; to intermeddle, or give an opinion unasked: as, To be sure, you must put in your oar! OBSTROPULOUS. Vulgar misnomer of OBSTREPEROUS: ...
Francis Grose, 2014
6
Poems
VI 7 Now I ll gie tha a bit o' my mind an' tha weant be taakin' oflience, Fur thou be a big scholard now wi' a hoonderd haacre o' sense— But sich an obstropulous' lad—naay, naay—fur I minds tha sa well, / Tha'd niver not hopple' thy tongue, ...
Baron Alfred Tennyson Tennyson, Baron Hallam Tennyson Tennyson, 1899
7
Dictionary of Americanisms, 2nd ed. enlarged
Obstropulous. A vulgar corruption of obstreperous. New England. It is of cis- atlantic origin. By hearsay, [the Count and Countess] are a topping sort of people, and pretty much like the Boston folks, full of notions. At times he is obstropulous.
John Russell Bartlett, 1877
8
Poetical Works of Alfred Lord Tennyson, Poet Laureate
Now I'll gie tha a bit o' my mind an' tha weant be taakin' offence, Fur thou be a big scholard now wi' a hoonderd haacre o' sense — But sich an obstropulous 1 lad — naay, naay — fur I minds tha sa well, Tha'd niver not hopple 1 thy tongue, an' ...
Alfred Tennyson Baron Tennyson, 1902
9
The poetical works of Alfred, lord Tennyson ...
VI Now I'll gie tha a bit o' my mind an' tha weant be taakin' offence, Fur thou be a big scholard now wi' a hoonderd haacre o' sense — But sich an obstropulous 1 lad— naay, naay — fur I minds tha sa well, Tha'd niver not hopple 2 thy tongue, ...
Baron Alfred Tennyson Tennyson, 1896
10
Life and Works
VI Now I'll gie tha a bit o' my mind an' tha weant be taakin' offence, Fur thou be a big scholard now wi' a hoonderd haacre o' sense— But sich an obstropulous' lad —naay, naay—fur I minds tha sa well, Tha'd niver not hopple2 thy tongue, an' ...
Baron Alfred Tennyson Tennyson, 1899

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