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Definition of the noun staidness

What does staidness mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: staidnesses

  1. a trait of dignified seriousness

Alternative definition of the noun staidness


  1. The state or characteristic of being staid.

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Google previewNew American Roget's College Thesaurus in Dictionary Form (Revised &Updated) (2002)

by Philip D. Morehead

3, staidness, gravity, sobriety, Quakerism; fortitude, stoicism; self-possession, self-control, self- command, ...

Google previewMongolian English Dictionary (2013)

by Bawden,

gravity, staidness, ~ нацаггүй confused, ...

Google previewThe New Biographical Dictionary of Film (2014)

Sixth Edition by David Thomson

It is a mark of Allégret's own staidness that.

Google previewThe rhymers' lexicon (1971)

by Andrew Loring, George Saintsbury

assayer tornado travado balayer bctrayer staidness conveyer unstaidness extrados defrayer intrados delayer displayer ambuscado еззауе!' barricado gradus flayer bastinado bravado gainsayer gayer camisado grayer carbonado ...

Google previewA Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms (101-)

by Samuel Fallows

ANT: Calm, composure, quiet, orderliness, staidness, tranquillity. KEY: Adopt SYN: Assume, select, affiliate, ...

Google previewPhreno-mnemotechnic Dictionary (1844)

Being a Philosophical Classification of All the Homophonic Words of the English Language; Containing Also Separate Classifications of Geographical, Mythological, Biographical, Scientific and Technical Homophonic Words to be Used in the Application of the Phreno-mnemotechnic Principles by Francis Fauvel-Gouraud

* 0 1 120–Sedateness, staidness, stoutness, steadiness, stayedness.

Google previewThe Century Dictionary (1890)

An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language by William Dwight Whitney

The state or character of being staid; sobriety; gravity; sedateness; steadiness: as , staidness and sobriety of age. The love of things ancient doth argue stayedness, but levity and want of experience maketh apt unto innovations. Hooker, Eccles.

Google previewA Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms... (1898)

With an Appendix Embracing a Dictionary of Briticisms, Americanisms, Colloquial Phrases, Etc. ... by Bp. Samuel Fallows

Calm, composure, quiet, orderliness, staidness, tranquillity.

Google previewEncyclopaedia Perthensis; Or Universal Dictionary of the Arts, Sciences, Literature, &c. Intended to Supersede the Use of Other Books of Reference (1816)

- *STAIDNESS. n.'s, from staid.) Sobriety; gravity; regularity; contrariety to wisdorf.-The boiling blood of youth, fiercely agitating the fluid air, hinders that serenity and fixed staidhof which is necessary. Glanv. Stopf. A secret graçfulness of youth ...

Google previewA Concise Anglo-Saxon Dictionary (1960)

by John R. Clark Hall, Herbert Dean Meritt

staidness, seriousness, 1E ...

Google previewThe Imperial Dictionary of the English Language (1883)

by John Ogilvie

'The staidness and sobriety of age.

Google previewThe Imperial Dictionary, English, Technological, and Scientific (1853)

Adapted to the Present State of Literature, Science, and Art; on the Basis of Webster's English Dictionary ... Comprising All Words Purely English ... by John Ogilvie

STAGGER-BUSII STAIDNESS STAIR changes horses. When we arrive at the next stage, we will take some refreshment. Hence,—8. The distance between two places of rest on a road; as, a stage of fifteen miles.—9. A single step; degree of ...

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Scrabble value of S1T1A1I1D2N1E1S1S1

The value of this 9-letter word is 10 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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