poudroyer etymology

French word poudroyer comes from French poudre ((obsolete) dust. Powder.), French -oyer

Detailed word origin of poudroyer

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
poudre French (fra) (obsolete) dust. Powder.
-oyer French (fra) A suffix used to form some verbs, often with factitive effect.
poudroyer French (fra) (intransitive) to rise in clouds.

Words with the same origin as poudroyer

Descendants of poudre
poudrier poudrière
Descendants of -oyer
apitoyer charroyage charroyer chatoyer coudoiement coudoyer flamboyer foudroyant foudroyer jointoyer louvoyer rougeoyer rudoyer tutoyer verdoyer