Impeccancy
Impeccancy Im*pec"can*cy, n. Sinlessness. --Bp. Hall. [1913 Webster]

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  • impeccancy — im·pec·can·cy …   English syllables

  • impeccancy — kənsē, si noun Etymology: Late Latin impeccantia, from Latin in in (I) + Late Latin peccantia sinfulness more at peccancy : the quality or state of being impeccant : sinlessness …   Useful english dictionary

  • Perfection — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Perfection >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 perfection perfection Sgm: N 1 perfectness perfectness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 indefectibility indefectibility Sgm: N 1 impeccancy impeccancy impeccability GRP: N 2 …   English dictionary for students

  • impeccant — [im pek′ənt] adj. 〚< L in , not + peccans, prp. of peccare, to sin〛 free from sin or wrong; blameless impeccancy [im pek′ən sē] n. * * * …   Universalium

  • perfection — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Flawlessness Nouns 1. perfection, perfectness, indefectibility; impeccancy, impeccability, faultlessness, excellence. See goodness, completion, improvement. 2. paragon; [beau] ideal, paradigm; nonpareil; …   English dictionary for students

  • impeccant — /ɪmˈpɛkənt/ (say im pekuhnt) adjective Rare not sinning; sinless. {Latin impeccānt , stem of present participle of impeccāre} –impeccancy, noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • impeccant — [im pek′ənt] adj. [< L in , not + peccans, prp. of peccare, to sin] free from sin or wrong; blameless impeccancy [im pek′ən sē] n …   English World dictionary

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