casualness
noun see casual I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Casualness — Cas u*al*ness, n. The quality of being casual. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • casualness — index informality Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • casualness — casual ► ADJECTIVE 1) relaxed and unconcerned. 2) showing insufficient care or forethought: a casual remark. 3) not regular or firmly established; occasional or temporary: casual jobs. 4) happening by chance; accidental. 5) informal. ► NOUN 1) …   English terms dictionary

  • casualness — See casually. * * * …   Universalium

  • casualness — noun a) The state of being casual. b) A relaxed and nonchalant attitude …   Wiktionary

  • casualness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun Freedom from constraint, formality, embarrassment, or awkwardness: ease, easiness, informality, naturalness, poise, spontaneity, unceremoniousness, unrestraint. See RESTRAINT, TIGHTEN …   English dictionary for students

  • casualness — cas·u·al·ness || kæʒʊəlnɪs n. fortuity, chance; comfort, ease …   English contemporary dictionary

  • casualness — ca·su·al·ness …   English syllables

  • casualness — noun a casual manner • Syn: ↑familiarity • Derivationally related forms: ↑casual • Hypernyms: ↑informality • Hyponyms: ↑slanginess …   Useful english dictionary

  • informality — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. casualness, familiarity, naturalness, affability, comfort, relaxation, warmth, friendliness, ease, lack of constraint, simplicity; see also comfort 1 . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun Freedom from constraint, formality,… …   English dictionary for students

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”