Sincereness
Sincereness \Sin*cere"ness\, n. Same as {Sincerity}. --Beau. & Fl. [1913 Webster]

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  • sincereness — noun see sincere …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • sincereness — See sincerely. * * * …   Universalium

  • sincereness — noun sincerity …   Wiktionary

  • sincereness — sin cere·ness || sɪn sɪrnɪs / sɪə n. earnestness, honestness; genuineness, realness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • sincereness — sin·cere·ness …   English syllables

  • sincereness — noun ( es) : sincerity 1 …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sincerity — Sin*cer i*ty, n. [L. sinceritas: cf. F. sinc[ e]rit[ e].] The quality or state of being sincere; honesty of mind or intention; freedom from simulation, hypocrisy, disguise, or false pretense; sincereness. [1913 Webster] I protest, in the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sincere — adjective (sincerer; sincerest) Etymology: Middle French, from Latin sincerus whole, pure, genuine, probably from sem one + cerus (akin to Latin crescere to grow) more at same, crescent Date: 1533 1. a. free of dissimulation ; honest < a sincere… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • sincere — sincerely, adv. sincereness, n. /sin sear /, adj., sincerer, sincerest. 1. free of deceit, hypocrisy, or falseness; earnest: a sincere apology. 2. genuine; real: a sincere effort to improve; a sincere friend. 3. pure; unmixed; unadulterated. 4.… …   Universalium

  • sincerity — noun The quality or state of being sincere; honesty of mind or intention; freedom from simulation, hypocrisy, disguise, or false pretense. I protest, in the sincerity of love. Syn: honesty, sincereness Ant …   Wiktionary

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