Inveterateness In*vet"er*ate*ness, n. Inveteracy. --Sir T. Browne. [1913 Webster]

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  • inveterateness — index habituation Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • inveterateness — See inveteracy. * * * …   Universalium

  • inveterateness — in·vet·er·ate·ness …   English syllables

  • inveterateness — ə̇tnə̇s noun ( es) : the quality or state of being inveterate : persistence …   Useful english dictionary

  • inveterate — inveterately, adv. inveterateness, n. /in vet euhr it/, adj. 1. settled or confirmed in a habit, practice, feeling, or the like: an inveterate gambler. 2. firmly established by long continuance, as a disease, habit, practice, feeling, etc.;… …   Universalium

  • habituation — I noun acclimation, acclimatization, accustoming, adaptation, adjustment, conditioning, confirmed habit, customariness, familiarization, inurement, inveteracy, inveterate habit, inveterateness II index behavior, custom, practice (custom) …   Law dictionary

  • commonness — Synonyms and related words: Attic simplicity, accustomedness, averageness, banality, banalness, baseness, chasteness, classical purity, cliche, coarseness, common occurrence, commonality, commonplaceness, confirmedness, conventionality, corniness …   Moby Thesaurus

  • inveteracy — Synonyms and related words: abidingness, aboriginality, accustomedness, age, ancien regime, ancientness, antiquity, atavism, changelessness, cobwebs of antiquity, commonness, confirmation, confirmedness, constancy, customariness, deep rootedness …   Moby Thesaurus

  • prevalence — Synonyms and related words: abundance, acceptance, accustomedness, affluence, ample sufficiency, ampleness, amplitude, ascendancy, avalanche, averageness, bon ton, bonanza, bountifulness, bountiousness, bumper crop, common occurrence, commonality …   Moby Thesaurus

  • inveteracy — n. Inveterateness, obstinacy, chronic state …   New dictionary of synonyms

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