Definition of Nimiety

1. Noun. A quantity much larger than is needed.




Definition of Nimiety

1. n. State of being in excess.

Definition of Nimiety

1. Noun. state of being in excess, possessing more than is needed ¹

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Definition of Nimiety

1. excess [n -ETIES] : NIMIOUS [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Nimiety

nimbus cloud
nimbused
nimbuses
nimbuslike
nimbyer
nimbyest
nimbyism
nimbyisms
nimbyness
nimbynesses
nimbys
nime
nimesulide
nimetazepam
nimieties
nimiety (current term)
nimini-pimini
niminy-piminy
nimious
nimite
nimmed
nimmer
nimmers
nimming
nimodipine
nimonic
nimono
nimorazole
nimotuzumab
nimrods

Literary usage of Nimiety

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1. Memoir of John Nichol: Professor of English Literature in the University of by William Angus Knight (1896)
"The book I tax with both a nimiety, as STC phrased it, and a paucity; ... Well, here is a satiety or (nimiety) for you, about a man for whom I have a loving ..."

2. Études sur l'Allemagne ancienne et moderne by Philarète Chasles (1854)
"S 1n- Eu quoi l'anglais diffère de l'allemand. •— Intensité et puissance de l'un. — Immensité et nuances de l'autre. — nimiety, « trop plein » de l'allemand ..."

3. Dictionary of Obsolete and Provincial English: Containing Words from the by Thomas Wright (1904)
"A doctor who attended especially for the venereal disease. nimiety, ». (Lat.) Satiety. NIMEL, adj. (1) Nimble. (2) Capacious. ..."

4. The Church History of Britain, from the Birth of Jesus Christ Until the Year by Thomas Fuller, James Nichols (1842)
"... or did it out of the nimiety of his own love and loyalty to the queen, expressing it according to his own judgment, without the consent, if not against ..."

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