pleasantness

  • 1 Pleasantness — Pleas ant*ness, n. The state or quality of being pleasant. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 pleasantness — index amenity Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 3 pleasantness — pleasant ► ADJECTIVE 1) giving a sense of happy satisfaction or enjoyment. 2) friendly and likeable. DERIVATIVES pleasantly adverb pleasantness noun. ORIGIN Old French plaisant, from plaisir please …

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  • 4 pleasantness — noun 1. the feeling caused by agreeable stimuli; one pole of a continuum of states of feeling • Ant: ↑unpleasantness • Derivationally related forms: ↑pleasant • Hypernyms: ↑pleasure, ↑pleasance …

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  • 5 pleasantness — noun see pleasant …

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  • 6 pleasantness — See pleasantly. * * * …

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  • 7 pleasantness — noun a) The state or quality of being pleasant. ...to destroy the affections of truth, and thereby the pleasantnesses and happinesses of heaven... b) Something pleasant. Ant: unpleasantness …

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  • 8 pleasantness — Synonyms and related words: advantageousness, agreeability, agreeableness, amiability, auspiciousness, beneficialness, benevolence, benignity, blitheness, blithesomeness, brightness, cheer, cheerfulness, cheeriness, cheery vein, class, cogency,… …

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  • 9 pleasantness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun The quality of being pleasant and friendly: affability, agreeability, agreeableness, amenity, amiability, amiableness, congeniality, congen ialness, cordiality, cordialness, friendliness, geniality, genialness,… …

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  • 10 pleasantness — pleas·ant·ness || plɪːzntnɪs n. geniality, niceness, agreeableness; amiability, kindness, friendliness …

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  • 11 pleasantness — pleas·ant·ness …

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  • 12 pleasantness-unpleasantness — ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ noun : a continuum of states of feeling or of awareness of which pleasantness and unpleasantness are opposite poles especially in respect to the motivation of behavior …

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  • 13 Naam —    Pleasantness, one of the three sons of Caleb, the son of Jephunneh (1 Chr. 4:15) …

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  • 14 Naaman —    Pleasantness, a Syrian, the commander of the armies of Benhadad II. in the time of Joram, king of Israel. He was afflicted with leprosy; and when the little Hebrew slave girl that waited on his wife told her of a prophet in Samaria who could… …

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  • 15 Tirza —    Pleasantness.    1) An old royal city of the Canaanites, which was destroyed by Joshua (Josh. 12:24). Jeroboam chose it for his residence, and he removed to it from Shechem, which at first he made the capital of his kingdom. It remained the… …

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  • 16 Dispositional affect — Dispositional affect, similar to mood, is a personality trait or overall tendency to respond to situations in stable, predictable ways. This trait is expressed by the tendency to see things in positive or negative way. People with high positive… …

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  • 17 List of Biblical names — This is a list of names from the Bible, mainly taken from the 19th century public domain resource: : Hitchcock s New and Complete Analysis of the Holy Bible by Roswell D. Hitchcock, New York: A. J. Johnson, 1874, c1869.Each name is given with its …

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  • 18 Two-factor models of personality — The Two Factor Model of Personality is a widely used psychological factor analysis measurement of personality, behavior and temperament. It most often consists of a matrix measuring the factor of introversion and extroversion with some form of… …

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  • 19 amenity — I (Roget s IV) n. 1. [A deSirable feature; often plural ] Syn. convenience, facility, comfort, creature comfort; see convenience 2 . 2. [Pleasantness] Syn. agreeableness, mildness, charity; see kindness 1 . II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) n. 1.… …

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  • 20 AGUNAH — (Heb. עֲגוּנָה; lit. tied, cf. Ruth 1:13), married woman who for whatsoever reason is separated from her husband and cannot remarry, either because she cannot obtain a divorce from him (see divorce ), or because it is unknown whether he is still… …

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