Definition of Etherish
1. resembling ether [adj] - See also: ether
Lexicographical Neighbors of Etherish
Literary usage of Etherish
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. A Syllabus of New Remedies and Therapeutic Measures: With Chemistry by John William Wainwright (1901)
"... liquid with a sweetish taste and a penetrating and etherish smell; is extremely volatile sp. gr. when as vapor 2.22. Water dissolves only a small ..."
2. The Student's Hand-book of Forensic Medicine and Medical Policy by Henry Aubrey Husband (1883)
"... but there was no smell of alcohol in the breath ; but during the course of the case, which ended fatally, a distinct etherish smell could .be perceived. ..."