teemingness
noun see teem I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • teemingness — teem·ing·ness …   English syllables

  • teemingness — noun the property of a more than adequate quantity or supply an age of abundance • Syn: ↑abundance, ↑copiousness • Ant: ↑scarcity (for: ↑abundance) • …   Useful english dictionary

  • copiousness — noun the property of a more than adequate quantity or supply an age of abundance • Syn: ↑abundance, ↑teemingness • Ant: ↑scarcity (for: ↑abundance) • …   Useful english dictionary

  • teem — I. verb Etymology: Middle English temen, from Old English tīman, tǣman; akin to Old English tēam offspring more at team Date: before 12th century transitive verb archaic bring forth ; give birth to ; produce intransitive verb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Michael Shea — For the former press secretary to Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom, see Michael Shea (diplomat). Michael Shea Michael Shea Born 1943 Occupation Author …   Wikipedia

  • teeming — teeming1 teemingly, adv. teemingness, n. /tee ming/, adj. 1. abounding or swarming with something, as with people: We elbowed our way through the teeming station. 2. prolific or fertile. [1525 35; TEEM1 + ING2] teeming2 /tee m …   Universalium

  • abundance — Synonyms and related words: accumulation, acres, adequacy, affluence, amassment, ample sufficiency, ampleness, amplitude, avalanche, backlog, bags, barrels, bonanza, bountifulness, bountiousness, budget, bumper crop, bushel, cloud of words,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • affluence — Synonyms and related words: Easy Street, abundance, afflux, affluxion, ample sufficiency, ampleness, amplitude, assets, avalanche, bed of roses, bonanza, bottomless purse, bountifulness, bountiousness, bulging purse, bumper crop, clover, comfort …   Moby Thesaurus

  • amplitude — Synonyms and related words: abundance, affluence, amount, ample sufficiency, ampleness, antinode, area, auditory effect, auditory phenomenon, avalanche, beam, bigness, body, bonanza, boundlessness, bountifulness, bountiousness, breadth, broadness …   Moby Thesaurus

  • avalanche — Synonyms and related words: abundance, affluence, ample sufficiency, ampleness, amplitude, blizzard, bonanza, bountifulness, bountiousness, bumper crop, coast, copiousness, crystal, deluge, driven snow, embarras de richesses, enough, extravagance …   Moby Thesaurus

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