Definition of Decidedness

1. Noun. The state or quality of being decided. ¹



¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Decidedness

1. [n -ES]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Decidedness

deciampere
deciamperes
deciamps
deciare
deciares
deciban
decibans
decibel
decibels
decidabilities
decidability
decidable
decide
decided
decidedly
decidedness (current term)
decidednesses
decidement
decidence
decider
deciders
decides
deciding
deciding(a)
decidua basalis
decidua capsularis
decidua parietalis
decidua polyposa

Literary usage of Decidedness

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Monthly Review (1842)
"... to turn his attention with some degree of decidedness with regard to the benefits or the reverse connected with this branch of our legal institutions. ..."

2. The American Journal of the Medical Sciences by Southern Society for Clinical Investigation (U.S.) (1844)
"But this rule is inapplicable to those cases arising from "sudden organic injury of the brain, manifested by a fit of greater or less marked decidedness. ..."

3. Allen's Synonyms and Antonyms by Frederic Sturges Allen (1920)
"Spec, adhesiveness, stickiness, effectiveness, hardiness, vigor, determination, activity, decidedness, violence, intensity, acuteness, brilliance, ability, ..."

4. The Overland Monthly by Bret Harte (1874)
"After praising, in a letter to Goethe, " the clearness, decidedness, and rich vivacity of her nature," the poet adds: "One's only grievance is the ..."

Other Resources:

Search for Decidedness on Dictionary.com!Search for Decidedness on Thesaurus.com!Search for Decidedness on Google!Search for Decidedness on Wikipedia!

Search