Sameness

  • 1 Sameness — Same ness, n. 1. The state of being the same; identity; absence of difference; near resemblance; correspondence; similarity; as, a sameness of person, of manner, of sound, of appearance, and the like. A sameness of the terms. Bp. Horsley. [1913… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 sameness — index constant, correspondence (similarity), facsimile, identity (similarity), par (equality) …

    Law dictionary

  • 3 sameness — 1660s, from SAME (Cf. same) + NESS (Cf. ness) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 4 sameness — [n] likeness, similarity adequation, alikeness, analogy, equality, equivalency, identicalness, identity, indistinguishability, monotony, no difference, oneness, par, parity, predictability, repetition, resemblance, selfsameness, standardization,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 5 sameness — [sām′nis] n. 1. the state or quality of being the same; identity or uniformity 2. lack of change or variety; monotony …

    English World dictionary

  • 6 sameness — [[t]se͟ɪmnəs[/t]] N UNCOUNT: usu with supp The sameness of something is its lack of variety. He grew bored by the sameness of the speeches …

    English dictionary

  • 7 sameness — noun 1. the quality of being alike (Freq. 3) sameness of purpose kept them together • Ant: ↑difference • Derivationally related forms: ↑same • Hypernyms: ↑quality …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 8 sameness — Synonyms and related words: accordance, agreement, alikeness, alliance, analogy, aping, approach, approximation, assimilation, broken record, clockwork regularity, closeness, coequality, coincidence, community, comparability, comparison,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 9 sameness — same|ness [ seımnəs ] noun uncount a lack of change or variety: There was a sameness about much of the music …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 10 sameness — UK [ˈseɪmnəs] / US noun [uncountable] a lack of change or variety There was a sameness about much of the music …

    English dictionary

  • 11 sameness — same ► ADJECTIVE 1) (the same) exactly alike; not different or changed. 2) (this/that same) referring to a person or thing just mentioned. ► PRONOUN 1) (the same) the same thing as previously mentioned. 2) ( …

    English terms dictionary

  • 12 sameness — noun Date: 1581 1. the quality or state of being the same ; identity, similarity 2. monotony, uniformity …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 13 sameness — /saym nis/, n. 1. the state or quality of being the same; identity; uniformity. 2. lack of variety; monotony. [1575 85; SAME + NESS] * * * …

    Universalium

  • 14 sameness — noun a) the quality of being the same; identity b) the state of being equivalent; equality …

    Wiktionary

  • 15 sameness — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. uniformity, unity, resemblance, analogy, similarity, alikeness, identity, standardization, equality, unison, no difference. II (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun 1. The quality or condition of being exactly the same as something… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 16 sameness — same|ness [ˈseımnıs] n [U] a boring lack of variety, or the quality of being very similar to something else …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 17 sameness — same·ness || seɪmnɪs n. identicalness; similarity, likeness; equality, equivalence; uniformity, lack of variety, monotony …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 18 sameness — n. 1. Identity, identicalness, oneness. 2. Similarity, resemblance, correspondence, likeness. 3. Monotony, want of variety …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 19 sameness — noun (U) a boring lack of variety, or the quality of being very similar to something else …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 20 sameness — n 1. identity, oneness, selfsameness, identicalness, exactness, exactitude, unity; indistin guishability, Eccles. Homoousia, consubstantiality; equivalence, correspondence, coincidence, agreement; congruence, congruency, equality,… …

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