Squalidness
Squalidness Squal"id*ness, n. Quality or state of being squalid. [1913 Webster]

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  • squalidness — noun see squalid …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • squalidness — See squalidly. * * * …   Universalium

  • squalidness — noun The state of being squalid …   Wiktionary

  • squalidness — n. filthiness, dirtiness; sordidness; misery, wretchedness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • squalidness — n. Foulness, filthiness, squalidity, squalor …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • squalidness — squal·id·ness …   English syllables

  • squalidness — noun sordid dirtiness • Syn: ↑sordidness, ↑squalor • Derivationally related forms: ↑squalid, ↑sordid (for: ↑sordidness) • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • sordidness — noun 1. sordid dirtiness • Syn: ↑squalor, ↑squalidness • Derivationally related forms: ↑squalid (for: ↑squalidness), ↑sordid • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Squalor — Squa lor (skw[=a] l[^o]r), n. [L., fr. squalere to be foul or filthy.] Squalidness; foulness; filthiness; squalidity. [1913 Webster] The heterogeneous indigent multitude, everywhere wearing nearly the same aspect of squalor. I. Taylor. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • squalid — adjective Etymology: Latin squalidus rough, dirty, from squalēre to be covered with scales or dirt, from squalus dirty; perhaps akin to Latin squama scale Date: 1596 1. marked by filthiness and degradation from neglect or poverty 2. sordid… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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