Foreignness For"eign*ness, n. The quality of being foreign; remoteness; want of relation or appropriateness. [1913 Webster]

Let not the foreignness of the subject hinder you from endeavoring to set me right. --Locke. [1913 Webster]

A foreignness of complexion. --G. Eliot. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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