sliminess

noun
1. a property resembling or being covered with slime
Derivationally related forms: ↑slimy
Hypernyms: ↑viscosity, ↑viscousness
2. the quality of being disgusting to the senses or emotions
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the vileness of his language surprised us

Derivationally related forms: ↑wicked (for: ↑wickedness), ↑lousy (for: ↑lousiness), ↑vile (for: ↑vileness), ↑slimy, ↑repulsive (for: ↑repulsiveness), ↑loathsome (for: ↑loathsomeness)
Hypernyms: ↑offensiveness, ↑odiousness, ↑distastefulness

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Sliminess — Slim i*ness, n. The quality or state of being slimy. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sliminess — noun see slimy …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • sliminess — See slimily. * * * …   Universalium

  • sliminess — noun The property of being slimy …   Wiktionary

  • sliminess — slim·i·ness || slaɪmɪnɪs n. quality of being wet and slippery …   English contemporary dictionary

  • sliminess — slim·i·ness …   English syllables

  • sliminess — See: slimy …   English dictionary

  • Okra — Abelmoschus esculentus Okra flower bud and immature seed pod Scientific classification Kingdom …   Wikipedia

  • loathsomeness — noun the quality of being disgusting to the senses or emotions the vileness of his language surprised us • Syn: ↑repulsiveness, ↑sliminess, ↑vileness, ↑lousiness, ↑wickedness • Derivationally related forms: ↑w …   Useful english dictionary

  • lousiness — noun 1. infestation with lice (Pediculus humanus) resulting in severe itching (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑pediculosis • Derivationally related forms: ↑lousy • Hypernyms: ↑infestation …   Useful english dictionary


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