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jumentous

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj jumentous smelling strongly like a beast of burden "jumentous urine"
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • jumentous Relating to or characteristic of a beast of burden: applied to urine having a peculiar odor.
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Usage

In literature:

And yet Wecker out of Galen calls it horsemeat, and fitter for juments than men to feed on.
"The Anatomy of Melancholy" by Democritus Junior
Aline: Issue de Snail et d'une jument Normande.
"Jorrocks' Jaunts and Jollities" by Robert Smith Surtees
He shed his guernsey during the safe passage between Jument and Saut de Juan.
"Carette of Sark" by John Oxenham
Et les allures si lestes, si gracieuses, comme s'ils n'etaient que des juments.
"Valerie" by Frederick Marryat
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