felicitousness

  • 1 felicitousness — fe*lic i*tous*ness n. a pleasing and appropriate manner or style, especially of expression. Syn: felicity. [WordNet 1.5] …

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  • 2 felicitousness — index expedience, timeliness Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 3 Felicitousness — Felicitous Fe*lic i*tous, a. Characterized by felicity; happy; prosperous; delightful; skillful; successful; happily applied or expressed; appropriate. [1913 Webster] Felicitous words and images. M. Arnold. {Fe*lic i*tous*ly}, adv. {Fe*lic… …

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  • 4 felicitousness — noun see felicitous …

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  • 5 felicitousness — See felicitously. * * * …

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  • 6 felicitousness — noun The state or condition of being felicitous …

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  • 7 felicitousness — fe·lic·i·tous·ness …

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  • 8 felicitousness — noun pleasing and appropriate manner or style (especially manner or style of expression) • Syn: ↑felicity • Ant: ↑infelicity (for: ↑felicity) • Derivationally related forms: ↑felicitous, ↑ …

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  • 9 felicitous — adjective Date: 1789 1. very well suited or expressed ; apt < a felicitous remark > 2. pleasant, delightful < felicitous weather > Synonyms: see fit • felicitously adverb • felicitousness …

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  • 10 Theodor Gaster — Theodor Herzl Gaster (1906 1992) was a British born American Biblical scholar known for work on comparative religion, mythology and the history of religions. He is noted for his book, The Dead Sea Scriptures , about the Dead Sea Scrolls as well… …

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  • 11 felicitous — felicitously, adv. felicitousness, n. /fi lis i teuhs/, adj. 1. well suited for the occasion, as an action, manner, or expression; apt; appropriate: The chairman s felicitous anecdote set everyone at ease. 2. having a special ability for suitable …

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  • 12 expedience — I noun acceptability, advantageousness, appropriateness, aptness, commendableness, convenience, discrimination, expediency, favorableness, feasibility, felicitousness, fitness, fittingness, meetness, opportuneness, practicality, pragmatism,… …

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  • 13 timeliness — I noun appropriateness, aptness, auspiciousness, climacteric, compliance, convenient time, felicitousness, fitness, matureness, opportuneness, proper time, seasonableness, suitability, suitable time, time, within appropriate time provided… …

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  • 14 amenity — Synonyms and related words: accommodation, act of courtesy, advantage, affability, agreeability, agreeableness, amiability, amicability, appliance, appurtenance, attention, attractiveness, betterment, bliss, blissfulness, charm, civilities,… …

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  • 15 bliss — Synonyms and related words: Canaan, New Jerusalem, Zion, affability, agreeability, agreeableness, amenity, amiability, amicability, beatification, beatitude, bewitchment, blessedness, blissfulness, blitheness, cheer, cheerfulness, cloud nine,… …

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  • 16 chastity — Synonyms and related words: Atticism, Encratism, Friday, Lenten fare, Pythagoreanism, Pythagorism, Rechabitism, Shakerism, Spartan fare, Stoicism, absoluteness, abstainment, abstemiousness, abstention, abstinence, appropriateness, asceticism,… …

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  • 17 clarity — Synonyms and related words: Atticism, accuracy, admission of light, appropriateness, articulateness, articulation, atmospheric visibility, care, ceiling, ceiling unlimited, chasteness, chastity, classicalism, classicism, clear coast, clear road,… …

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  • 18 comeliness — Synonyms and related words: Atticism, agreeability, agreeableness, appropriateness, becomingness, bonniness, chasteness, chastity, clarity, classicalism, classicism, clearness, correctness, dignity, directness, discrimination, distinction, ease,… …

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  • 19 command of language — Synonyms and related words: affectation, articulateness, command of words, effective style, eloquence, eloquent tongue, exaggeration, expression, expression of ideas, expressiveness, facundity, fashion, feeling for words, felicitousness, felicity …

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  • 20 compatibility — Synonyms and related words: accord, accordance, affability, affinity, agape, agreeability, agreeableness, agreement, amenity, amiability, amicability, amity, assent, bliss, blissfulness, bonds of harmony, brotherly love, caritas, cement of… …

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