Gauziness
Gauziness Gauz"i*ness, n. The quality of being gauzy; flimsiness. --Ruskin. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • gauziness — zēnə̇s, zin noun ( es) : the quality or state of being gauzy : resemblance to gauze a gauziness in the air that dimmed the further hills …   Useful english dictionary

  • gauziness — See gauzily. * * * …   Universalium

  • gauziness — noun The quality of being gauzy …   Wiktionary

  • gauziness — n. transparency; quality of being like gauze …   English contemporary dictionary

  • gauziness — gauz·i·ness …   English syllables

  • gauzy — gauzily, adv. gauziness, n. /gaw zee/, adj., gauzier, gauziest. like gauze; transparently thin and light. [1790 1800; GAUZE + Y1] * * * …   Universalium

  • airiness — Synonyms and related words: Prospero, airy nothing, airy texture, appearance, ascent, attenuation, bodilessness, bounce, breeziness, bubbliness, buoyancy, carefreeness, chirpiness, daintiness, debonairness, delicacy, delusiveness, diaphanousness …   Moby Thesaurus

  • clarity — Synonyms and related words: Atticism, accuracy, admission of light, appropriateness, articulateness, articulation, atmospheric visibility, care, ceiling, ceiling unlimited, chasteness, chastity, classicalism, classicism, clear coast, clear road,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • delicacy — Synonyms and related words: absoluteness, accommodatingness, accuracy, acquired taste, affectivity, agreeableness, airiness, airy texture, allergy, ambrosia, amiable weakness, anaphylaxis, appreciation, appreciation of differences, appreciation… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • exiguity — Synonyms and related words: Lenten fare, airiness, airy texture, attenuation, austerity, chinchiness, chintziness, daintiness, delicacy, diaphanousness, dilutedness, dilution, diminutiveness, ethereality, exiguousness, exility, fewness, fineness …   Moby Thesaurus

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