appropriateness
noun see appropriate II

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Appropriateness — Ap*pro pri*ate*ness, n. The state or quality of being appropriate; peculiar fitness. Froude. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • appropriateness — index admissibility, decorum, expedience, fairness, qualification (fitness), relevance, timeliness …   Law dictionary

  • appropriateness — appropriate ► ADJECTIVE ▪ suitable; proper. ► VERB 1) take for one s own use without permission. 2) devote (money) to a special purpose. DERIVATIVES appropriately adverb appropriateness noun appropriation noun app …   English terms dictionary

  • appropriateness — See appropriately. * * * …   Universalium

  • appropriateness — noun the quality or condition of being appropriate …   Wiktionary

  • appropriateness — Synonyms and related words: account, advantage, aid, allotment, allowance, applicability, appositeness, appropriation, aptness, assistance, expediency, fitness, grant, grant in aid, help, meetness, order, propriety, relevance, rightness, service …   Moby Thesaurus

  • appropriateness — (Roget s IV) n. Syn. aptness, propriety, suitability; see fitness 1 …   English dictionary for students

  • appropriateness — n. suitability, fitness, relevance, aptness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • appropriateness — n. Suitableness, fitness, propriety, aptness, appositeness, pertinency, relevancy, felicity, applicability. See pertinence …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • appropriateness — n suitability, suitableness, fitness, Tightness, justness, seemliness; aptness, appositeness, expedience; felicity, congruity, becomingness; applicability, relevance, relevancy, pertinence; propriety, decorum, decorousness, covenance …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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