unripeness
noun see unripe

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Unripeness — Un*ripe ness, n. Quality or state of being unripe. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • unripeness — index minority (infancy) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • unripeness — See unripe. * * * …   Universalium

  • unripeness — noun the state or property of being unripe …   Wiktionary

  • unripeness — n. immaturity, state of not being fully developed …   English contemporary dictionary

  • unripeness — un·ripeness …   English syllables

  • unripeness — “+ noun Etymology: Middle English unripnes, from unripe + nes ness : the quality or state of being unripe …   Useful english dictionary

  • Crudeness — Crude ness, n. A crude, undigested, or unprepared state; rawness; unripeness; immatureness; unfitness for a destined use or purpose; as, the crudeness of iron ore; crudeness of theories or plans. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Greenness — Green ness, n. [AS. gr[=e]nnes. See {Green.}] 1. The quality of being green; viridity; verdancy; as, the greenness of grass, or of a meadow. [1913 Webster] 2. Freshness; vigor; newness. [1913 Webster] 3. Immaturity; unripeness; as, the greenness… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Immaturity — Im ma*tu ri*ty, n. [L. immaturitas: cf. F. immaturit[ e].] The state or quality of being immature or not fully developed; unripeness; incompleteness. [1913 Webster] When the world has outgrown its intellectual immaturity. Caird. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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