noun see groundless

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • groundlessness — noun the quality of lacking substance or value the groundlessness of their report was quickly recognized • Syn: ↑idleness • Derivationally related forms: ↑idle (for: ↑idleness) • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Groundlessness — Groundless Ground less, a. [AS. grundle[ a]s bottomless.] Without ground or foundation; wanting cause or reason for support; not authorized; false; baseless; as, groundless fear; a groundless report, rumor, or assertion. {Ground less*ly}, adv.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • groundlessness — See groundlessly. * * * …   Universalium

  • groundlessness — noun The state or condition of being groundless …   Wiktionary

  • groundlessness — n. quality of being without foundation, lack of support; quality of being without reason or cause …   English contemporary dictionary

  • groundlessness — ground·less·ness …   English syllables

  • Roberto Mangabeira Unger — Full name Roberto Mangabeira Unger Born March 24, 1947 Era Late 20th Century, Early 21st Century Main interests …   Wikipedia

  • Daniel Chwolson — Daniel Abramovich Chwolson or Chwolsohn or Khvolson (Russian: Даниил Авраамович (Абрамович) Хвольсон; Hebrew: דניאל אברמוביץ חבולסון‎) (December 3 1819 [O.S. November 21]) March 23 1911 [O.S. March 12])) was a Russian Jewish orientalist. Contents …   Wikipedia

  • idleness — noun 1. having no employment (Freq. 2) • Syn: ↑idling, ↑loafing • Derivationally related forms: ↑idle (for: ↑idling), ↑idle …   Useful english dictionary

  • groundless — adjective Date: 1602 having no ground or foundation < groundless fears > • groundlessly adverb • groundlessness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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