Definition of subfuscous in English:

subfuscous

adjective

  • Of a dull, dusky, darkish colour; brownish; blackish; subfuscous. Compare "fuscous".

Origin

Mid 18th century; earliest use found in Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. From classical Latin subfuscus subfusc + -ous.

Pronunciation

subfuscous

/səbˈfʌskəs//ˌsʌbˈfʌskəs/