Definition of nimbose in US English:

nimbose

adjective

  • Stormy; cloudy.

Origin

Mid 18th century; earliest use found in Nathan Bailey (d. 1742), lexicographer and schoolmaster. From classical Latin nimbōsus full of clouds, stormy, rainy from nimbus + -ōsus.

Pronunciation

nimbose

/ˈnɪmbəʊz/