Gemminess Gem"mi*ness, n. The state or quality of being gemmy; spruceness; smartness.

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • gemmy — gemmily, adv. gemminess, n. /jem ee/, adj., gemmier, gemmiest. 1. having gems; set with gems. 2. like a gem, esp. in being bright, glittering, or sparkling. [1400 50; late ME. See GEM, Y1] * * * …   Universalium

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