presentness
noun see present III

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  • Presentness — Pres ent*ness, n. The quality or state of being present; presence. [Obs.] Presentness of mind in danger. Clarendon. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • presentness — noun the quality of being the present (Freq. 1) a study of the pastness of the present and...of the presentness of the past R.E.Spiller • Syn: ↑nowness • Ant: ↑futurity, ↑pastness • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • presentness — See present1. * * * …   Universalium

  • presentness — pres·ent·ness …   English syllables

  • nowness — noun the quality of being the present a study of the pastness of the present and...of the presentness of the past R.E.Spiller • Syn: ↑presentness • Ant: ↑futurity (for: ↑presentness), ↑pastness ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • present — I. noun Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French, from presenter Date: 13th century something presented ; gift II. verb Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French presenter, from Latin praesentare, from praesent , praesens, adjective Date:… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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