adjective. having a frosted look from a powdery coating, as on plants.
- glaucus (Latin)
- γλαυκός (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
Example sentences of the word glaucous
Spot the pussy willow (S. discolor or S. caprea), also called the glaucous willow, by looking for its small size and shrub-like form, reaching only 25 feet tall at most.