noun see nonsense I

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  • nonsensicalness — index jargon (unintelligible language), non sequitur Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • Nonsensicalness — Nonsensical Non*sen si*cal, a. Without sense; unmeaning; absurd; foolish; irrational; preposterous. {Non*sen si*cal*ly}, adv. {Non*sen si*cal*ness}, n. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • nonsensicalness — See nonsensicality. * * * …   Universalium

  • nonsensicalness — noun nonsensicality …   Wiktionary

  • nonsensicalness — nÉ‘n sensɪklnɪs /nÉ’n n. quality of being nonsensical, absurdity, senselessness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • nonsensicalness — non·sen·si·cal·ness …   English syllables

  • nonsensicalness — noun see nonsensical * * * nonsensicality /non sens i kalˈi ti/ or nonsensˈicalness noun • • • Main Entry: ↑nonsense …   Useful english dictionary

  • nonsense — I. noun Date: 1614 1. a. words or language having no meaning or conveying no intelligible ideas b. (1) language, conduct, or an idea that is absurd or contrary to good sense (2) an instance of absurd action 2. a. things of no importance or value… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • nonsensical — [nän sen′si kəl] adj. unintelligible, foolish, silly, absurd, etc. nonsensically adv. nonsensicalness n. nonsensicality [nänkal′ə tē] * * * non·sen·si·cal (nŏn sĕnʹsĭ kəl) adj. 1. Lacking intelligible meaning: a nonsensical jumble of words. 2.… …   Universalium

  • nonsense — nonsensical /non sen si keuhl/, adj. nonsensically, adv. nonsensicalness, nonsensicality, n. /non sens, seuhns/, n. 1. words or language having little or no sense or meaning. 2. conduct, action, etc., that is senseless, foolish, or absurd: to… …   Universalium

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