spinelessness
noun see spineless

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • spinelessness — n. absence of a backbone; weakness of character, lack of resolution …   English contemporary dictionary

  • spinelessness — spine·less·ness …   English syllables

  • spinelessness — noun the quality of lacking a strong character; an irresolute disposition • Derivationally related forms: ↑spineless • Hypernyms: ↑meekness, ↑subduedness …   Useful english dictionary

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