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Definition of the noun plausibleness
What does plausibleness mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: plausiblenesses
- apparent validity
- lexical domain: Attributes - nouns denoting attributes of people and objects
- synonym of plausibleness: plausibility
- more generic words: believability / credibility / credibleness = the quality of being believable or trustworthy
- more specific words: reasonableness / tenableness / tenability = the quality of being plausible or acceptable to a reasonable person
Alternative definition of the noun plausibleness
- The state or quality of being plausible.
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Plausibleness
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Encyclopaedia Perthensis, Or, Universal Dictionary of the Arts, Sciences, Literature, Etc. : Intended to Supersede the Use of Other Books of Reference (1816)
PLAUSIBLENESS. n.s.. [from plausible.] Speciousness; show of right.—The plausibleness of Arminianism, and the congruity it hath with the principles of corrupt nature. Sanderson.—The notion of man's free will, and the nature of fin, bears with ...
A Dictionary of the English Language; in which the Words are Deduced from Their Originals; and Illustrated in Their Different Significations ... Together with a History of the Language, and an English Grammar. By Samuel Johnson ... Whith Numerous Corrections, and with the Addition of Several Thousand Words ... by the Rev. H.J. Todd ... In Four Volumes. Vol. 1. [-4.] (1818)
The plausibleness of Arminianism, and the congruity it hath with the principles of ...
A Work of Universal Reference in All Departments of Knowledge, with a New Atlas of the World by William Dwight Whitney
plausibleness (pl&'zi-bl-nes), n. Same an plausibility. It is no trusting either to outward favour or to plausU bleness of disposition ; but the true fear of God la that the comfort whereof will stick by us always. Bp. Hall, Hard Texts, Prov. xxxL 30.
Intended to Exhibit: I. The Origin and the Affinities of Every English Word ... II. The Orthography and the Pronunciation of Words ... III. Accurate and Discriminating Definitions of Technical and Scientific Terms ... To which are Prefixed an Introductory Dissertation on the Origin, History, and Connection of the Languages of Western Asia and of Europe and a Concise Grammar, Philosophical and Practical, of the English Language by Noah Webster
PLAUSIBLENESS, n. Speciousness; show of right or propriety; as, the plausibleness of Arminianism. Sanderson. PLAUSIBLY, adv. With fair show; speciously; in a manner adapted to gain favor or approbation. They could talk plausibly about ...
Based Upon the Unabridged Dictionary of Noah Webster : with a Reference Library and Treasury of Facts by Noah Webster, Harry Thurston Peck
Also plausibleness. plausible (plaw'zi-bl), adj. specious; superficially pleasing. plausibly (plaw'zi-bli), adv. in a plausible manner. play (pla), n. any exercise or occupation for amusement; exertion of powers; diversion; pastime; drama, tragedy, ...
by George Jotham Hagaqr
Also plausibleness. plausible ...
A Compleat English Dictionary Oder Vollständig Englisch-Deutsches Wörterbuch, Anfänglich Von --- Hrsg. U. Verb. Von Anton Ernst Klausing. Etc. 4. Aufl (1771)
Plausibleness, Plausibility, qualité plaufble, qualitas plausibilis, die scheinbare Eigenschaft. Plausibly, fort bien, plausibiliter, scheinbarlich, mit Beyfall, gefällig. Pläy, jeu, exercice, ludus, exercitium, das Spiel, Schauspiel, Zeitvertreib, Kurzweil; ...
One Main Object of Which, Is, to Establish a Plain and Permanent Standard Pronunciation. : To which is Prefixed a Rhetorical Grammar by Thomas Sheridan
PLAUSIBLENESS, plå"-zibl-nis. f. Specioufnefs, show of right ...
The New Universal English Dictionary ... To which is added, a dictionary of cant words ... The fourth edition, carefully corrected by Mr. Buchanan, etc (1760)
by Nathan BAILEY
COL'OURABLENESS, plausibleness. COLTS-FOOT 'Boren ) an herb ...
In which the Meaning of Every Word is Explained ... by John Walker
specious, popular Plausibleness, pláv'zè-bl-ines. s. speciousness, show of right Plausibly, pláw'zè-blè. ad. with fair show Plausive, plaw'stv. a. applau'ing Play, plá. v. a. s. n. to act, perform, sport, toy—s.
by Thomas Sheridan
PLAUSIBLENESS, plá'-zibl-nis. [. Speciousness, show of right. PLAUSIBLY, pla' zib-ly. ad. With fair show, speciously. PLAUSIVE, plá'-siv. a. Applaud. ing; plausible.
Abridged for the Use of Schools, Containing ... Principles of English Pronunciation with the Proper Names that Occur in the Sacred Scriptures; to which is ... Added a Selection of Geographical Proper Names and Derivatives by John Walker
Plausibleness, plâw'-zè-bl-nēs. s. speciousness, Plausibly, plâw'-zè-blé. ad. with fair show, speciously. ~ Play, plá. v. n. to sport, to frolick; to toy; to trifle; to game; to touch a musical instrument; to represent a character. Play, plä. s. amusement, ...
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