Muggy vs Vaporous - What's the difference?

muggy | vaporous | Synonyms |

Muggy is a synonym of vaporous.


As adjectives the difference between muggy and vaporous

is that muggy is humid, or hot and humid while vaporous is relating to vapour; misty, foggy, obscure, insubstantial.

muggy

English

Adjective

(er)
  • humid, or hot and humid.
  • Synonyms

    * (of the weather) , oppressive, sultry

    vaporous

    English

    Alternative forms

    * vapourous

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Relating to vapour; misty, foggy, obscure, insubstantial.
  • * 1594, William Shakespeare, The Rape of Lucrece
  • O hateful, vaporous , and foggy night!
  • * 1605, Francis Bacon, The Advancement of Learning
  • 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.