Type your word below and click
What-does.net is your comprehensive online definition dictionary. If you are not sure how to define Ulcerous, our website can provide you with the appropriate definition. On this page, you can find what is Ulcerous.

Ulcerous meaning

ulcerous - 3 dictionary results

  1. 1. Having the nature or character of an ulcer; discharging purulent or other matter.
  2. 2. Affected with an ulcer or ulcers; ulcerated.
  3. 3. Of the nature of an ulcer; diseased with ulcers.

ulcerous - examples of usage

  1. The natives say that formerly many had it, and suffered from its ulcerous sores until all the fingers of a hand or the toes of a foot had fallen off. - "Samoa, A Hundred Years Ago And Long Before", George Turner.
  2. Slowly one of the priests approached the portrait and put out an ulcerous hand to touch the face. - "The Portal of Dreams", Charles Neville Buck.
  3. They are aware, indeed, that they must " cease to do evil, and learn to do well;" that they must relinquish their habits of vice, and attend more or less to the duties of Religion: but having no conception of the actual malignity of the disease under which they labour, or of the perfect cure which the Gospel has provided for it, or of the manner in which that cure is to be effected, " They do but skin and film the ulcerous place, While rank corruption, mining all within, Infects unseen." - "A Practical View of the Prevailing Religious System of Professed Christians, in the Middle and Higher Classes in this Country, Contrasted with Real Christianity.", William Wilberforce.
Filter by letter: