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Definition of the noun tenableness

What does tenableness mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: tenablenesses

  1. the quality of being plausible or acceptable to a reasonable person

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Google previewThe New World (1897)

A Quarterly Review of Religion, Ethics and Theology

It is an attractive theory the author presents, of the supernatural in this totem god, but its tenableness is a little doubtful. There is a great deal of interesting and stimulating discussion in this book. It is valuable not only for its vast amount of ...

Google previewThe Routledge Dictionary of Pronunciation for Current English (2017)

by Clive Upton, William A. Kretzschmar, Jr.

l tenableness BR 'tenoblnos AM ...

Google previewThe International Standard Bible Encyclopaedia (1915)

by James Orr

We challenge the tenableness of this position. It proves too much. We are not at all concerned by the charge of believing in the abnormal or unusual. New things have happened from the beginning of the present natural order, and the Christian ...

Google previewNew Universal Graphic Dictionary of the English Language (1916)

Self-pronouncing ... Based on the Foundation Laid

Also tenableness.

Google previewNew Websterian 1912 Dictionary (1912)

Based Upon the Unabridged Dictionary of Noah Webster : with a Reference Library and Treasury of Facts by Noah Webster, Harry Thurston Peck

Also tenableness ...

Google previewThe Globe dictionary of the English language (1873)

by English language

Tenableness, (ten'a-bl-nes) a. The state of being 1 tenable.

Google previewA Comprehensive Dictionary of the World (1992)

Tenableness, ten -a-bl-nes, \ a. The state of Ten-ability, ten-a-bif -c-te, \ being tenable. Tenace, ten'-ase, s. (Fr.) In the gameofichist, the state of holding the first and third best cards, and being the hist player. Tenacious, te-nd-shus, a. (Lat.) ...

Google previewThe Winston Simplified Dictionary (1919)

With Words Defined So that They Can be Easily Understood by William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer

tenableness. ri/Yiic (te-na'shfls), adj. holding fast •ua*uuuo or flrmiy; as, ...

Google previewChambers's English Dictionary (1872)

Pronouncing, Explanatory, and Etymological; with Vocabularies of Scottish Words and Phrases, Americanisms, &c by James Donald (F.R.G.S.)

TENABLENESS, ten'a-bl-nes, n. Tenability. TENACIOUS, ten-a'shus, adj. Retaining or holding fast : apt to stick : stubborn. [L. tenax ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Simplified Spelling (1915)

Based on the Publications of the United States Bureau of Education and the Rules of the American Philolgical Association and the Simplified Spelling Board by Frank H. Vizetelly

Tenableness. tc-na'clus8, a. Tenacious. te-na'clus-ly8, adv. Tenaciously. te-na' clus-ness8, n.

Google previewA New Universal, Technological, Etymological, and Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Language (1854)

by John Craig

TENABLENESS, ten'a-bl-nes, ) t. The state of bc- TENABILITY, ten-a-bfl'e-te, / ing tenable. TENACE, ten'ase, .«. In the game of whist, the state of holding the first and third best cards, and being the last player. TENACIOUS, te-na'shns, a, (tenax ...

Google previewA new universal etymological technological, and pronouncing dictionary of the English language (1859)

by John Craig (F.G.S.)

Tenableness, ten'a-bl-nes, ) ». The state of be- Tenabilitt, ...

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Video shows what tenableness means. The quality of being tenable, tenability. Tenableness Meaning. How to pronounce, definition audio dictionary. How to say ...

Scrabble value of T1E1N1A1B3L1E1N1E1S1S1

The value of this 11-letter word is 13 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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