Missishness
Missish Miss"ish, a. Like a miss; prim; affected; sentimental. [1913 Webster] -- {Miss"ish*ness}, n. [1913 Webster]

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  • missishness — miss·ish·ness …   English syllables

  • missishness — noun see missish * * * missˈishness noun • • • Main Entry: ↑Miss …   Useful english dictionary

  • missish — missishness, n. /mis ish/, adj. prim; affected; prudish. [1785 95; MISS2 + ISH1] * * * …   Universalium

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