draftiness
noun see drafty

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • draftiness — ˈtēnə̇s, tin noun ( es) 1. : the condition of being exposed to or abounding in drafts complained of the draftiness of her room 2. : the condition of being drafty especially in conformation of body …   Useful english dictionary

  • draftiness — See draftily. * * * …   Universalium

  • draftiness — noun The characteristic of being drafty …   Wiktionary

  • draftiness — n. chilliness, blowiness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • draftiness — draft·i·ness …   English syllables

  • drafty — adjective (draftier; est) Date: 1846 exposed to or abounding in drafts of air < a drafty room > • draftily adverb • draftiness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Kotatsu — A nihongo|kotatsu|炬燵 is a low, wooden table frame covered by a futon, or heavy blanket, upon which a table top sits. Underneath is a heat source, often built into the table itself. Kotatsu are used almost exclusively in Japan, although… …   Wikipedia

  • drafty — draftily, adv. draftiness, n. /draf tee, drahf /, adj., draftier, draftiest. characterized by or admitting currents of air, usually uncomfortable. Also, esp. Brit., draughty. [1840 50; DRAFT + Y1] * * * …   Universalium

  • soft loft — n. A loft that includes some elements of traditional house design. Also: soft loft. Example Citation: Amenities loom larger to empty nesters, who tend to have a higher income and even more sophisticated tastes, said Tripi Kasal, another sales… …   New words

  • 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

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