Definition of sulphury in English:

sulphury

(also sulfury)

adjective

  • See sulphur

    • ‘Some pints even end up tasting of sulphury eggs, or goats' cheese.’
    • ‘For instance, sulfury compounds give Asiago its desirable ‘cheddary’ character.’
    • ‘The sky turned from light blue to sulphury yellow.’
    • ‘She strips down to her underclothes and quickly runs out to the warm, sulfury water.’
    • ‘Cover with ‘cooking’ water (as tap water will leave a sulfury, metallic taste not consistent with traditional Jewish cooking).’

Pronunciation

sulphury

/ˈsʌlfəri/