togetherness
noun see together I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Togetherness — is the feeling of being close to another person emotionally and physically. It is an emotion which cannot be definited outside of its current sociological meaning, and the reality of such a term is not knowledge. It is well symbolized by the… …   Wikipedia

  • togetherness — index integration (assimilation) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • togetherness — (n.) 1650s, state of being together, from TOGETHER (Cf. together) + NESS (Cf. ness). Sense of fellowship, fellow feeling, is from 1930 …   Etymology dictionary

  • togetherness — [too geth′ərnis, tə geth′ərnis] n. the spending of much time together, as in social and leisure time activities by the members of a family, esp. when regarded as resulting in a more unified, stable relationship …   English World dictionary

  • togetherness — [[t]təge̱ðə(r)nəs[/t]] N UNCOUNT Togetherness is a happy feeling of affection and closeness to other people, especially your friends and family. Nothing can ever take the place of real love and family togetherness …   English dictionary

  • togetherness — noun a) The state or quality of being together. My hope is that the fair will not only raise money for the drama club, but also kind of foster a spirit of togetherness among the multicultural community here at Roxbury. b) The result or product of …   Wiktionary

  • togetherness — to|geth|er|ness [təˈgeðənıs US ðər ] n [U] the pleasant feeling you have when you are part of a group of people who have a close relationship with each other ▪ the togetherness we felt at college …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • togetherness — noun (U) the feeling you have when you are part of a group of people who have a close relationship with each other: I really miss the togetherness we felt at college …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • togetherness — together ► ADVERB 1) with or in proximity to another person or people. 2) so as to touch, combine, or be united. 3) in combination; collectively. 4) (of two people) married or in a sexual relationship. 5) at the same time. 6) without interruption …   English terms dictionary

  • togetherness — /teuh gedh euhr nis/, n. 1. warm fellowship, as among members of a family. 2. the quality, state, or condition of being together. [1650 60; TOGETHER + NESS] * * * …   Universalium

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