seaminess
noun see seamy

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • seaminess — ˈsēmēnə̇s noun ( es) : seamy condition * * * seamˈiness noun • • • Main Entry: ↑seamy * * * seaminess noun [uncountable] Thesaurus: morally bad or wrong behaviour …   Useful english dictionary

  • seaminess — See seamy. * * * …   Universalium

  • seaminess — noun The state or condition of being seamy …   Wiktionary

  • seaminess — n. unpleasantness, disagreeableness; seediness, sordidness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • seaminess — seam·i·ness …   English syllables

  • seaminess — See: seamy …   English dictionary

  • seamy — seaminess, n. /see mee/, adj., seamier, seamiest. 1. unpleasant or sordid; low; disagreeable: the seamy side of life. 2. having, showing, or of the nature of a seam. [1595 1605; SEAM + Y1; in transferred senses alluding to the unpresentable… …   Universalium

  • seamy — adjective (seamier; est) Date: 1605 1. archaic having the rough side of the seam showing 2. a. unpleasant b. degraded, sordid < the seamy side of urban life > • seaminess noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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