Definition of Fugitiveness

1. n. The quality or condition of being fugitive; evanescence; volatility; fugacity; instability.



Definition of Fugitiveness

1. Noun. The quality of being fugitive; evanescence; volatility. ¹

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Definition of Fugitiveness

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Fugitiveness

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fugh
fughetta
fughettas
fugie
fugient
fugies
fugio
fugios
fugit
fugitive
fugitive from justice
fugitive swelling
fugitive wart
fugitively
fugitiveness (current term)
fugitivenesses
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fugle
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fugleman
fuglemen
fugles
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fugliest
fugling
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fugos
fugs

Literary usage of Fugitiveness

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1. The Book of Tea by Kakuzō Okakura (1906)
"In the tea-room fugitiveness is suggested in the thatched roof, frailty in the slender pillars, lightness in the bamboo support, apparent carelessness in ..."

2. The Contemporary Review (1878)
"This sense of the fugitiveness of all things earthly is impressed with a peculiar vividness on all Scott's poetry. It is difficult to find anything in the ..."

3. Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Standard Work of Reference in Art, Literature (1907)
"Specimens of hie spiritual addresses are preserved in the five homilies (on the fugitiveness of human life, on faith and fear of God, on love towards God, ..."

4. The Popular Science Monthly (1894)
"In observing the fugitiveness of some aniline dyes, it struck him that the very sensitiveness to certain rays of the spectrum which rendered the dyes as ..."

5. The Living Age by Making of America Project, Eliakim Littell, Robert S. Littell (1877)
"That strange fugitiveness of sympathy, which is so often painfully impressed on hopeless sufferers, and perhaps still more painfully on those who witness ..."

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