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Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the noun felicity:

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Definition of the noun felicity

What does felicity mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: felicities

  1. pleasing and appropriate manner or style (especially manner or style of expression)
  2. state of well-being characterized by emotions ranging from contentment to intense joy
    • lexical domain: States - nouns denoting stable states of affairs
    • synonym of felicity: happiness
    • more generic terms: emotional state / spirit = the state of a person's emotions
    • more specific words:
    • attributes:
      • happy = enjoying or showing or marked by joy or pleasure
      • unhappy = experiencing or marked by or causing sadness or sorrow or discontent

Alternative definition of the noun felicity

noun

  1. See Happiness.
  2. Apt and pleasing style in writing, speech, etc.
  3. Something that is either a source of happiness or particularly apt.
  4. (Semiotics/semiology) Reproduction of a sign with fidelity. eg. "The quotation was rendered with felicity."

Films

  1. Felicity is an American prime time television drama series that was created by J. J. Abrams and Matt Reeves and produced by Touchstone Television and Imagine Television for The WB Television Network. Brian Grazer and Ron Howard were executive producers through Imagine Entertainment. The series revolves around the fictional college experiences of the title character, Felicity Porter, as she attends the "University of New York", across the country from her home in Palo Alto, California.
    • also known as Felisiti, 大学生费莉希蒂
    • begun on and completed on (13 years ago)
    • 84 episodes of 60 minutes each, in 4 seasons
    • country: United States of America
    • created by J.J. Abrams & Matt Reeves
    • regular cast:
    • genre: Drama
    • some of the awards:
        • Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actress In A Television Series - Drama (role: Felicity Porter) nomination for Keri Russell
        • Golden Globe Award for Best Television Series – Drama
        • Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actress In A Television Series - Drama, received by Keri Russell
        • American Society of Cinematographers Award for Outstanding Achievement in Cinematography in Regular Series nomination for Robert Primes
        • Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Cinematography - Series (For episode "Todd Mulcahy", part 2.) nomination for Robert Primes
        • TCA Award for Outstanding New Program
        • Teen Choice Award for TV - Choice Actress nomination for Keri Russell
        • Teen Choice Award for TV - Choice Actor nomination for Scott Foley
        • Teen Choice Award for TV - Breakout Performance nomination for Keri Russell
        • Teen Choice Award for TV - Breakout Performance nomination for Scott Foley
        • Teen Choice Award for TV - Breakout Performance nomination for Scott Speedman
        • Teen Choice Award for TV Series: Drama
        • Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Cinematography - Series (For episode "Todd Mulcahy", part 2.), received by Robert Primes
        • Teen Choice Award for TV - Breakout Performance, received by Keri Russell
        • Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Music Composition - Series (Help For The Lovelorn) nomination for W. G. Walden & Danny Pelfrey
        • GLAAD Media Award for Outstanding Drama Series
        • Teen Choice Award for TV Series: Drama
        • Teen Choice Award for TV - Choice Actor nomination for Scott Foley
        • Teen Choice Award for TV - Choice Actor nomination for Scott Speedman
        • Teen Choice Award for Choice TV: Sidekick nomination for Amy Jo Johnson
        • Teen Choice Award for TV - Choice Actress nomination for Keri Russell
        • Teen Choice Award for Choice TV: Sidekick nomination for Ian Gomez
        • ALMA Award for Special Achievement (Special Achievement for Acting on Three Primetime TV Shows simultaneously), received by Ian Gomez
        • GLAAD Media Award for Outstanding Drama Series
        • Teen Choice Award for TV - Choice Actress nomination for Keri Russell
        • Teen Choice Award for TV Series: Drama
        • Teen Choice Award for Choice TV Actor: Drama nomination for Scott Foley
        • Teen Choice Award for Choice TV Actor: Drama nomination for Scott Speedman
        • Teen Choice Award for Choice TV Show - Drama/Action Adventure
        • Teen Choice Award for Choice TV Actress: Drama nomination for Keri Russell
        • NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actress in a Drama Series nomination for Tangi Miller
        • Satellite Award for Best DVD Release of TV Shows (For the final season.)
    • official website: video.movies.go.com/products/02774900.html
  2. "Felicity" is a 1979 Australian romantic drama and sexploitation or Ozploitation film starring Canadian actress Glory Annen and written and directed by John D. Lamond.

Writings

"Felicity" is a book by Janet Tashjian.

  • genres: Children's literature, Fiction
  • subject: Adolescence

Characters

  1. Felicity is a fictional character from the 1993 film Snapdragon.
  2. Felicity is a fictional character from the 2013 film The Necessary Death of Charlie Countryman.
  3. Felicity is a fictional character from the 1995 film Smoke.
  4. Felicity a.k.a. Felicity Worthington: Felicity is a fictional character from A Great and Terrible Beauty.
  5. Felicity is a fictional character from the 1985 film Out of Africa.
  6. Felicity is a fictional character from the 2012 film Night of the Loving Dead.
  7. Felicity is a fictional character from the 2008 film La fidanzata di papà.
  8. Felicity is a fictional character from the film "Dark Night".
  9. Felicity is a fictional character form the 2000 film The Wedding Tackle.
  10. Felicity is a fictional character from House of Frankenstein 1997.
  11. Felicity is a fictional character from Fantasm.
  12. Felicity is a fictional character in Don't Go in the Woods.
  13. Felicity is a fictional character from Men Shouldn't Sing.
  14. Felicity is a fictional character of the play Relative Values.
  15. Felicity is a fictional character in the 2009 comedy film The Boat That Rocked.
  16. Felicity is a fictional character from the 2011 film Fugue.
  17. Felicity is a fictional character from the 1997 film Against the Law.
  18. Felicity is a fictional character from the 1989 film Fear in Fun Park.
  19. Felicity is a fictional character from the 1994 film A Christmas Romance.
  20. Felicity is a fictonal character from the 1956 comedy-drama film The Green Man.
  21. Felicity is a fictional character from the 1999 film All The Vermeers In New York.
  22. Felicity is a fictional character from the 2001 film The Trumpet of the Swan.
  23. Felicity is a fictional character from the 2010 film Ms. Thing.

There are other characters with in their name, like Felicity Hardy, Felicity Scully, Felicity Shagwell.

Music

  1. "Felicity" is a composition, cataloged instance.
  2. "Felicity" is a musical EP of Explosion Robinson, The Cannanes, Stewart Anderson.
    • released in (15 years ago)
  3. "Felicity" is a musical album of Phobos Corp..

People

  1. Felicity a.k.a. Felicity Urquhart: Felicity Ann Urquhart is an Australian country music singer-songwriter, and a TV and radio presenter. Her single "Big Black Cloud", co-written with Randy Scruggs, reached No. 1 on Country Tracks National Top 30 Singles Chart in 2007. She has won numerous awards including a Centenary Medal in 2001 "For service to Australian society through country music". Urquhart married musician and producer Glen Hannah in March 2009. She has been the host of country music show Saturday Night Country on Australian Broadcasting Corporation Local Radio since March 2010.
  2. Felicity a.k.a. Velicity Von is the stage name of an American pornographic actress.

There are other people with in their name, like Felicity Barr, Felicity Dahl, Felicity Dean, Felicity Foxx, Felicity Good, Felicity Gray, Felicity Jurd, Felicity Lott, Felicity Oram, Felicity Tree and many others.

Business

felicity is a record label.

Places

  1. Felicity is a village in Clermont County, Ohio, United States. The population was 818 at the 2010 census.
  2. Felicity is an unincorporated community in Imperial County, California, which calls itself "Center of the World". It lies at an elevation of 285 feet.

Miscellanea

Felicity is the annual cultural and technical festival of International Institute of Information Technology, Hyderabad. It is held in February for three days at IIIT-H in Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India.

Printed encyclopedias and other books with definitions for Felicity

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Google previewBackpacking with the Saints (2014)

Wilderness Hiking as Spiritual Practice by Belden C. Lane

Felicity is a down payment on the satisfaction of infinite desire. It is the earth's mirroring of God's own inexhaustible delight.

Google previewDescartes and the First Cartesians (2014)

by Roger Ariew

Felicity is the end for man, not qua...

Google previewEnglish Synonymes Explained in Alphabetical Order (1884)

With Copious Illustrations and Examples Drawn from the Best Writers by George Crabb

It is the ordinary term which is employed alike in the colloquial or the philosophical style: felicity is a higher expression, comprehending inward enjoyment, or an aggregate of inward pleasure, without regard to the source whence they are ...

Google previewExperiencing the Environment (2012)

by Seymour Wapner

Felicity is the leitmotiv of this approach to the study of environmental experience, an approach that focuses on what we live for, as distinct from what we live by. “ Things are interesting because we care about them, and important because we ...

Google previewThe Unconscious and Eduard von Hartmann (2012)

A Historico-Critical Monograph by Dennis N Kenedy Darnoi

The hope of a future felicity is a eudemonistic contamination of morality, von Hartmann maintains, ...

Google previewThe English Works of Thomas Hobbes of Malmesbury (1839)

by Thomas Hobbes

Felicity is a continual progress of the desire, from one object to another ; the attaining of the former, being still but the way to the latter. The cause whereof is, that the object of man's desire, is not to enjoy once only, and for one instant of time; ...

Google previewLeviathan (巨靈論) (2011)

The Matter, Forme, & Power of a  Common-Wealth Ecclesiastical and Civill by Thomas Hobbes of Malmesbury

Felicity is a continuall progresse of the desire, fromone object toanother; the attaining ofthe former, being still but the way to the later.The cause whereof is, That the object of mans desire,is not to enjoy onceonely, andfor oneinstant of time; but ...

Google previewThe rule and exercises of holy living and dying. Revised, abridged, and adapted to general use, by W.H. Hale (1838)

by Jeremy Taylor (bp. of Down and Connor.)

the measure, felicity is the state, angels are the company, the Lamb is the light, and God is the portion and inheritance. SECTION III. Rules and Spiritual Arts of lengthening our Days, and to take off the Objection of a short Life. In the accounts of ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Women's Autobiography: K-Z (2005)

by Victoria Boynton, Jo Malin

Further Reading: Nussbaum, Felicity. The Autobiographical Subject: Gender and Ideology in Eighteenth-Century England (Baltimore and London: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1989); Nussbaum, Felicity. "Biographical Criticism and Theory ...

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Sign language

Sign language with Felicity and Olivia, GOOD BYE :)

Quotes about Felicity

A quotation, like a pun, should come unsought, and then be welcomed only for some propriety of felicity justifying the intrusion. (Robert Chapman)
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Scrabble value of F4E1L1I1C3I1T1Y4

The value of this 8-letter word is 16 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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