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Definition of the noun acceptableness
What does acceptableness mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: acceptablenesses
- satisfactoriness by virtue of conforming to approved standards
- lexical domain: Attributes - nouns denoting attributes of people and objects
- synonym of acceptableness: acceptability
- more generic word: satisfactoriness = the quality of giving satisfaction sufficient to meet a demand or requirement
- more specific words:
Alternative definition of the noun acceptableness
- The quality of being acceptable, or suitable to be favorably received; acceptability.
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The Nation (1903)
Acceptableness is that quality. Whether money is stable, or divisible, or portable, or yellow, or white, or coppercolored, ...
Acceptableness is a state of the human mind which laws ...
Intended to Supersede the Use of Other Books of Reference
*ACCEPTABLENESS. n.s. (from acceptable.] The quality of being acceptable.—It will thereby take away the acceptableness of that conjunction. Grow's Cosm. Sacra, b. ii. c. 2. - * ACCEPTABLY. adv. [from acceptable.) In an acceptable manner; ...
The Royal English Dictionary ... The Fourth Edition Improved; to which are Added, the Lives of Several Eminent Modern Writers (1771)
by Daniel Fenning
ACCEPTABLENESS, S. [from acceptable] the quality which renders a thing worthy of a reception, joined with approbation. ACCEPTANCE, S. [of acceptans] an accepting or receiving favourably or kindly ; fometimes the meaning or manner of ...
A new universal etymological technological, and pronouncing dictionary of the English language (1848)
by John Craig (F.G.S.)
Favourable reception; state of being acceptable; favourable regard or acceptableness — (the word more generally used in this sense); the meaning or sense in which a word or expression is understood or generally received ; reception in ...
The Newest Young Man's Companion, Containing a Compendious English Grammar, Instructions to Write Variety of Hands ... Letters ... Forms of Indentures, Wills, Testaments ... &c Arithmetic and Book-keeping ... a Compendium of Geography ... the Management of Horses ... the Art of Painting ... and an English Spelling Dictionary ... Illustrated with a Map of the World ... The Sixth Edition, Greatly Enlarged and Improved (1766)
by Thomas Wise (Accountant)
abstruse absurd abundance abuse academy acceleration accept acceptableness accessorv accident accidentalness acclamation accommodate accommodation accompaniment accompany accomplice accomplish accomplishment - A D M ...
With an Account of the Processes Employed in Many of the Most Important Chemical Manufactures to which are Added a Description of Chemical Apparatus, and Various Useful Tables of Weights and Measures, Chemical Instruments, &c. &c by Arthur Aikin, Charles Rochemont Aikin
render needless any observations on this subject; and the great encouragement which has been given in this and in other countries to this plan of describing the Arts and Sciences, is an ample proof of its utility and general acceptableness.
by Joseph Emerson Worcester
of acceptable, for example, determines the pronunciation of acceptably and acceptableness. With respect to words of doubtful or disputed pronunciation, the different modes of different orthoepists are exhibited after the words in brackets, the ...
by Christian Friderick Bay
Modtagelighed, Acceptableness. Modtagelse, Acceptance, Reception, Receipt. Admission. (Ords eller. Menings) Acceptacion. (gunstig) Accept1On, - Modtager, a Receiver, Aceeptant, M7odtaget ...
by Robert Sullivan
agreeable or pleasing to the receiver, as an accept' able present : ACCEPTABLENESS, the quality of being accept' able: ACCEPTABLY, in an acceptable manner: ACCEPTANCE, the act of accepting ; an agreement or undertaking to pay, ...
Irish English Dictionary (1904)
by Patrick Stephen Dinneen
acceptableness. So-stunurce, a.
A Complete Dictionary of the English Language, ... To which is Prefixed, a Prosodial Grammar. By Thomas Sheridan .. The Sixth Edition (1796)
Acceptableness, åk' / p-täbl-nèf. f. The quality of being acceptable. Acceptably, ák ' / p-tå-blỹ. ad. In an acceptable manner. Acceptance, åk-/&p'-tánfe. f. Reception with approbation. * Acceptation, åkfp-tå:/bùn. f. Reception, whether good or bad ...
Exhibiting the Origin, Orthography, Pronunciation, and Definitions of Words by Noah Webster
acceptablo, acceptableness, fearfully and fearfulness. * -- . . . . _* In the Synopsis, the vowels are marked, in many instances, by a period under them, to denote an indistinct sound. These syllables are differently designated by the orthoëpists ...
A Vergilian Dictionary Embracing All the Words Found in the Eclogues, Georgics, and Aeneid of Vergil (1882)
With Numerous References to the Text Verifying and Illustrating the Definitions by Henry Simmons Frieze
acceptableness, agreeableness ...
by Thomas Sheridan
ACCEPTABLENESS, Ak'-sép-tāblnèss. s. The quality of being acceptable. / ACCEPTABLY, Ak'-sép-tá-bly. ad. In an acceptable manner. ACCEPTANCE, Ak- sép'-tänse. s. Reception with approbation. ACCEPTATION, Ak-sép-tá-shūm s.
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Scrabble value of A1C3C3E1P3T1A1B3L1E1N1E1S1S1
The value of this 14-letter word is 22 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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