Filmy is a related term of vaporous.
As adjectives the difference between filmy and vaporous
is that filmy
is resembling or made of a thin film; gauzy while vaporous
is relating to vapour; misty, foggy, obscure, insubstantial.
Resembling or made of a thin film; gauzy
Covered by (or as if by) a film; hazy
Relating to vapour; misty, foggy, obscure, insubstantial.
* 1594, William Shakespeare, The Rape of Lucrece
* 1605, Francis Bacon, The Advancement of Learning
- O hateful, vaporous , and foggy night!
- So whosoever shall entertain high and vaporous imaginations, instead of a laborious and sober inquiry of truth, shall beget hopes and beliefs of strange and impossible shapes.