Definition of prosilient in English:

prosilient

adjective

rare
  • Outstanding, prominent.

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in Samuel Taylor Coleridge (1772–1834), poet, critic, and philosopher. From classical Latin prōsilient-, prōsiliēns, present participle of prōsilīre to leap forth from prō- + salīre to leap.

Pronunciation

prosilient

/prə(ʊ)ˈzɪlɪənt/