Associations to the word «Suffuse»


SUFFUSE, verb. (transitive) To spread through or over something, especially as a liquid, colour or light; to perfuse.
SUFFUSE, verb. (transitive) (figuratively) To spread through or over in the manner of a liquid.

Dictionary definition

SUFFUSE, verb. Cause to spread or flush or flood through, over, or across; "The sky was suffused with a warm pink color".
SUFFUSE, verb. To become overspread as with a fluid, a colour, a gleam of light; "His whole frame suffused with a cold dew".

Wise words

To use the same words is not a sufficient guarantee of understanding; one must use the same words for the same genus of inward experience; ultimately one must have one's experiences in common.
Friedrich Nietzsche