noun see sequacious

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  • Sequacity — Se*quac i*ty, n. [L. sequacitas.] Quality or state of being sequacious; sequaciousness. Bacon. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sequacity — See sequaciously. * * * …   Universalium

  • sequacity — se·quac·i·ty …   English syllables

  • sequacity — wasəd.ē noun ( es) Etymology: Late Latin sequacitas, from Latin sequac , sequax inclined to follow, sequacious + itas ity : the quality or state of being sequacious : disposition to follow …   Useful english dictionary

  • Softness — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Softness >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 softness softness pliableness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 flexibility flexibility Sgm: N 1 pliancy pliancy pliability Sgm: N 1 sequacity sequacity malleability …   English dictionary for students

  • Tenacity — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Tenacity >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 1 =>{ant,328,} tenacity toughness strength Sgm: N 1 2 =>(cohesion) ???>46 Sgm: N 1 grip grip grasp stickiness =>(cohesion) …   English dictionary for students

  • sequacious — adjective Etymology: Latin sequac , sequax inclined to follow, from sequi Date: 1643 1. archaic subservient, tractable 2. intellectually servile • sequaciously adverb • sequacity noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • sequacious — sequaciously, adv. sequacity /si kwas i tee/, sequaciousness, n. /si kway sheuhs/, adj. 1. following with smooth or logical regularity. 2. Archaic. following, imitating, or serving another person, esp. unreasoningly. [1630 40; < L sequaci (s. of… …   Universalium

  • elasticity — Synonyms and related words: adaptability, adjustability, agreeability, amenability, beef, beefiness, bendability, brawn, brawniness, ductibility, ductility, extendibility, extensibility, facility, fictility, flexibility, flexility, flexuousness,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • facility — Synonyms and related words: WC, abandon, ability, ableness, accommodation, accouterments, adaptability, address, adeptness, adequacy, adroitness, advantage, agency, agreeability, agreeableness, aid, airmanship, alacrity, amenability, amenity,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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