noun see unsubstantial

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  • Unsubstantiality — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Unsubstantiality >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 unsubstantiality unsubstantiality insubstantiality Sgm: N 1 nothingness nothingness nihility Sgm: N 1 no degree no degree no part no quantity no thing GRP: N 2 …   English dictionary for students

  • unsubstantiality — See unsubstantial. * * * …   Universalium

  • unsubstantiality — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun The condition of being infirm or physically weak: debility, decrepitude, delicacy, delicateness, feebleness, flimsiness, fragileness, fragility, frailness, frailty, infirmity, insubstantiality, puniness, unsoundness,… …   English dictionary for students

  • unsubstantiality — n. state of being insubstantial; state of lacking essence …   English contemporary dictionary

  • unsubstantiality — un·substantiality …   English syllables

  • unsubstantiality — “+ noun : the quality or state of being unsubstantial : insubstantiality …   Useful english dictionary

  • unsubstantial — unsubstantiality, n. unsubstantially, adv. /un seuhb stan sheuhl/, adj. 1. not substantial; having no foundation in fact; fanciful; insubstantial: an unsubstantial argument; unsubstantial hopes. 2. without material substance: an unsubstantial… …   Universalium

  • frailty — I (Roget s IV) n. 1. [Quality of being weak] Syn. fragility, weakness, debility, delicacy, infirmity, feebleness, decrepitude, daintiness, puniness, slightness, frangibility, susceptibility, brittleness, softness, flaccidity, unsubstantiality,… …   English dictionary for students

  • Zero — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Zero >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 zero zero nothing Sgm: N 1 null null nul naught nought void Sgm: N 1 cipher cipher goose egg Sgm: N 1 none none …   English dictionary for students

  • Aeriality — A*[ e] ri*al i*ty, n. The state of being a[ e]rial; unsubstantiality. [R.] De Quincey. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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