Fremescent

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Fremescent Becoming murmurous, roaring. "Fremescent clangor."
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • fremescent Very noisy and tumultuous; riotous; raging.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Fremescent frem-es′ent raging, riotous
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. fremere, to roar, murmur + -escent,
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. fremĕre, to roar.

Usage

In literature:

Paleness sits on every face; confused tremor and fremescence; waxing into thunder-peals, of Fury stirred on by Fear.
"The French Revolution" by Thomas Carlyle
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