1. [syn: pitchy, resinous, resiny, tarry]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Resinous \Res"in*ous\ (-?s), a. [L. resinous: cf. F.
r['e]sineux. See Resin.]
Of or pertaining to resin; of the nature of resin; resembling
or obtained from resin.
Resinous electricity (Elec.), electricity which is exited
by rubbing bodies of the resinous kind. See Negative
electricity, under Negative.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
adj 1: having the characteristics of pitch or tar [syn:
pitchy, resinous, resiny, tarry]