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abstruseness

Definition of the noun abstruseness

What does abstruseness mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: abstrusenesses

  1. the quality of being unclear or abstruse and hard to understand
  2. wisdom that is recondite and abstruse and profound

Alternative definition of the noun abstruseness

noun

  1. The property of being abstruse.

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Google previewComplete Works Of Edgar Allan Poe (2016)

The New Raven Edition by Edgar Allan Poe

But abstruseness is a quality appertaining to no subject pre se. All are alike, in facility of comprehension, to him who approaches them by properly graduated steps. It is merely because a stepping-stone, here and there, is heedlessly left ...

Google previewEureka (2015)

by Edgar Allan Poe

But abstruseness is a quality appertaining to no subject per se ...

Google previewComplete Collection of Edgar Allan Poe - 170+ eBooks (Complete Tales, Poems, Novels, Essays, Miscellaneous, Play) (2014)

by Edgar Allan Poe

But abstruseness is a quality appertaining to no subject per se.

Google previewEdgar Allan Poe: Poetry and Tales (2015)

by Edgar Allan Poe

But abstruseness is a quality appertaining to no subject in itself. All are alike, in facility of comprehension, to him who approaches them by properly graduated steps. It is merely because a stepping-stone, here and there, is heedlessly left ...

Google previewThe Science Fiction of Edgar Allan Poe (2006)

by Edgar Allan Poe, Harold Beaver

But abstruseness is a quality appertaining to no subject in itself. All are alike, in facility of comprehension, to him who approaches them by properly graduated steps. It is merely because a stepping-stone, here and there, is heedlessly left ...

Google previewThe Works Of Edgar Allan Poe; Vol IX; Essays - Philosophy (2013)

by Edgar Allan Poe,

But abstruseness is a quality appertaining to no subject per se.

Google previewDelphi Complete Works of Edgar Allan Poe (Illustrated) (2013)

by Edgar Allan Poe

But abstruseness is a quality appertaining to no subject per se. All are alike, in facility of comprehension, to him who approaches them by properly graduated ...

Google previewThe Complete Essays by Edgar Allan Poe - Delphi Classics (Illustrated) (2017)

by Edgar Allan Poe

But abstruseness is a quality appertaining to no subject per se. All are alike, in facility of comprehension, to him who approaches them by properly graduated ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Perthensis, Or, Universal Dictionary of the Arts, Sciences, Literature, Etc (1816)

Intended to Supersede the Use of Other Books of Reference

Abstruseness. 2. That which is abstruse. A word seldom used.-Authors are also suspicious, nor greedily to be foyallowed, who pretend to write of secrets, to deliver antipathies, sympathies, and the occult abstrusities of things. Brown's Wulg.

Google previewA general pronouncing and explanatory Dictionary of the English Language ... By G. F. and G. K. (1802)

by George KNIGHT (of Edinburgh.)

ad obscurely [ty Abstruseness, ab-strüs'ness. m. difficulty, obscuriAbstrusity, ab-strüş'é-té. m. abstruseness Absume, ab-sum'.

Google previewA Complete Dictionary of the English Language, Both with Regard to Sound and Meaning ... (1789)

To which is Prefixed a Prosodial Grammar by Thomas Sheridan

ABSTRUSENESS, Ab-strö'se- nēss. s.

Abstruseness. A C O M P L E T F. O F T H E A B A 2 The first letter of the alphaA bet. A, an article set be9 fore nouns of the fingular number; a man, ...

Google previewA General Dictionary of the English Language (1780)

One Main Object of Which, Is, to Establish a Plain and Permanent Standard Pronunciation. : To which is Prefixed a Rhetorical Grammar by Thomas Sheridan

ABSTRUSENESS, Ab-ströfe- nēss. s. culty, obscurity. ABSTRUSITY, Ab-strö'-sy-ty. s. Abstruseness; that which is ...

Google previewA New Universal Etymological, Technological, and Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Language, Embracing All the Terms Used in Science, Literature and Art (1858)

by John CRAIG (F.G.S.)

ABSTRUSENESS, ab-struse'nes, s. Difficulty or obscurity of meaning. ABSTRUSITY, ab-stru'se-te, s. dom used. The occult abstrusities of things.- Brown's Pulg. Err. Abstruseness.-Sel| ABSURD, ab-surd', a. Inconsistent with, or contrary to, ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Synonymical Terms of the English Language (1850)

by James Rawson

Deepness, profundity; abstruseness, obscurity, profoundness ; unsearchableness, infinity. To DEPUTE. — Appoint, substitute, constitute, commission. DEPUTY. — Delegate, substitute, representative, envoy, commissioner. To DERANGE.

Google previewA Dictionary of the English Language ... Abstracted from the folio edition of the author ... Fourteenth edition, corrected, etc (1828)

--- ABSTRUSENESS. s. soom abstruse..] Difficulty; obscurity. Boyle. - - - ABSTRU/SITY. s. Abstruseness. That which is abstruse ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: Dictionary (1906)

Abstruseness ; that which is abstruse. [Rare.] Matters of difficulty and such which were not without abstrusities. Sir T. Browne, Vulg. Err., vil 13. absumet (ab-sum'), v. t. [<L. absumerc, take away, diminish, consume, destroy, < ab, away, + sumcre ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the English Language (1853)

In which the Words are Deduced from Their Originals, Explained in Their Different Meanings, and Authorized by the Names of the Writers in Whose Works They are Found by Samuel Johnson

Abstruseness ; that which is abstruse. Brown.

Google previewCritical Pronouncing Dictionary, and Expositor of the English Language (1850)

Abridged ... Containing a Table of the Simple and Dipthongal Vowels Referred to by the Figures Over the Letters in this Dictionary by John Walker, Thomas Smith

obscurely, not plainly [obscurity Abstruseness, ab-strise'ness s. difficulty"; Abstrusity, ab-stru'se-ti ». abstruseness ; that which is abstruse [al waste Absume, ab-sume' u. a. to destroy ...

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Scrabble value of A1B3S1T1R1U1S1E1N1E1S1S1

The value of this 12-letter word is 14 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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