1. sulfur

noun. ['ˈsʌlfɝ'] an abundant tasteless odorless multivalent nonmetallic element; best known in yellow crystals; occurs in many sulphide and sulphate minerals and even in native form (especially in volcanic regions).


  • native sulfur
  • S
  • atomic number 16
  • element
  • sulphuric acid
  • brimstone
  • oil of vitriol
  • sulfide
  • chemical element
  • native sulphur
  • sulphide
  • sulfuric acid
  • sulphur


  • curve
  • right
  • evolution
  • increment

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Words that Rhyme with Sulfur

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Example sentences of the word sulfur

1. Noun, singular or mass
Pour a glass of water from the sink and take it outside to see if it smells like sulfur.

2. Adjective
Dusting the remaining leaves with sulfur powder can help prevent further outbreaks.

3. Verb, past tense
Elemental sulfur**** is sold at most garden centers, often in pelletized form.

2. sulfur-yellow

adjective. of something having the yellow color of sulfur.


  • chromatic


  • uncolored
  • off-white

3. sulfur

verb. ['ˈsʌlfɝ'] treat with sulphur in order to preserve.


  • process
  • sulphur


  • reversible process
  • decrease
  • increase