What does ous mean?

ous meaning in General Dictionary

An adjective suffix indicating high in abounding in having possessing the characteristics of like as in gracious abounding in elegance difficult full of ardor bulbous having light bulbs bulblike riotous poisonous piteous joyous an such like

Sentence Examples with the word ous

Ducts, one right and one left, continu ous with the tubular branches of the gonads.

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