Filminess
Filminess \Film"i*ness\, n. State of being filmy. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • filminess — index indistinctness Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • filminess — filmy ► ADJECTIVE (filmier, filmiest) 1) thin and translucent. 2) covered with a thin film. DERIVATIVES filminess noun …   English terms dictionary

  • filminess — mēnə̇s, min noun ( es) : the quality or state of being filmy pleased by the filminess of the dress material * * * filmiˈness noun • • • Main Entry: ↑film …   Useful english dictionary

  • filminess — noun see filmy …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • filminess — See filmily. * * * …   Universalium

  • filminess — noun The quality of being filmy …   Wiktionary

  • filminess — n. quality of being coated with a thin layer; transparency; haziness, dimness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • filminess — film·i·ness …   English syllables

  • filmy — adjective (filmier; est) Date: 1584 1. of, resembling, or composed of film ; gauzy < filmy draperies > 2. covered with a haze or film • filmily adverb • filminess noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • filmy — filmily, adv. filminess, n. /fil mee/, adj., filmier, filmiest. 1. thin and light; fine and gauzy: a gown of a filmy material. 2. hazy or misty; glazed: filmy eyes. [1595 1605; FILM + Y1] * * * …   Universalium

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