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Meaning of "gibbousness" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF GIBBOUSNESS

gibbousness  [ˈɡɪbəsnəs] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF GIBBOUSNESS

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Gibbousness is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH GIBBOUSNESS


airlessness
ˈɛələsnəs
bulbousness
ˈbʌlbəsnəs
consciousness
ˈkɒnʃəsnəs
contagiousness
kənˈteɪdʒəsnəs
dangerousness
ˈdeɪndʒərəsnəs
deliciousness
dɪˈlɪʃəsnəs
effortlessness
ˈɛfətləsnəs
endlessness
ˈɛndləsnəs
flawlessness
ˈflɔːləsnəs
godlessness
ˈɡɒdləsnəs
harmlessness
ˈhɑːmləsnəs
heedlessness
ˈhiːdləsnəs
hilariousness
hɪˈleərɪəsnəs
jealousness
ˈdʒɛləsnəs
lusciousness
ˈlʌʃəsnəs
meaninglessness
ˈmiːnɪŋləsnəs
obliviousness
əˈblɪvɪəsnəs
preciousness
ˈprɛʃəsnəs
self-consciousness
ˌsɛlfˈkɒnʃəsnəs
statelessness
ˈsteɪtləsnəs

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE GIBBOUSNESS

gibbed
gibber
Gibberd
gibberellic acid
gibberellin
gibberish
gibbet
gibbing
gibbon
Gibbons
gibbose
gibbosities
gibbosity
gibbous
gibbously
Gibbs
Gibbs free energy
Gibbs function
gibbsite
gibe

WORDS THAT END LIKE GIBBOUSNESS

biliousness
business
callousness
carelessness
deviousness
helplessness
homelessness
hopelessness
lawlessness
nervousness
obviousness
rebelliousness
religiousness
restlessness
ridiculousness
righteousness
seriousness
sleeplessness
thoughtlessness
unconsciousness
viciousness

Synonyms and antonyms of gibbousness in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «gibbousness» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF GIBBOUSNESS

Find out the translation of gibbousness to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of gibbousness from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «gibbousness» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

gibbousness
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

gibbousness
570 millions of speakers

English

gibbousness
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

gibbousness
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

البروز
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

gibbousness
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

gibbousness
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

gibbousness
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

gibbousness
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Kelemahan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

gibbousness
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

gibbousness
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

gibbousness
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Gibbousness
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

gibbousness
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

gibbousness
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

चिडखोरपणा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

gibbousness
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

gibbosità
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

gibbousness
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

gibbousness
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

gibbousness
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

gibbousness
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

gibbousness
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

gibbousness
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

gibbousness
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of gibbousness

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «GIBBOUSNESS»

The term «gibbousness» is normally little used and occupies the 131.923 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «GIBBOUSNESS» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about gibbousness

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «GIBBOUSNESS»

Discover the use of gibbousness in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to gibbousness and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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A question of the water and of the land
And besides this most powerful demonstration, it can be shown probably f that the water has not a gibbousness outside its regular circumference ; because that which can be done in one way it is better it should be done in one way than in ...
Dante Alighieri, 1897
2
The imperial encyclopaedic dictionary: a new and exhaustive ...
... exist. ph=f. gig-saw, «. A thin saw to which a rapid vertical. gibbousness. frlbe (l ), «gybe, •Jibs, v. i. &t. [Of ingin: cf. Iccl.geipa=to talk nonsense: geip=non- Sw. dial g»pa=to gape, to talk foolishly. gib bo&s-ness, •. [Eng. gibbous; -nest.] ...
Robert Hunter, 1901
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American encyclopedic dictionary
gibbousness. Klb -bous-ngss, *. [Eng. gibbous; -ness.] The quality or stato of being gibbous ; gibbosity. glbbg ite, s. [Named after Colonel George Gibbs, the original owner of the mineralogical cabinet in Yale College.] Jhfin.; A i) ex agonal or ...
Robert Hunter, John Alfred Williams, Sidney John Hervon Herrtage, 1897
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Dante: beyond the Commedia
of the water rises up, and so let the gibbousness of the water be at H, the gibbousness of the land at G; then let a line be drawn from D to H, and a line from D to F. It is manifest that the line which is from D to H is longer than that from D to F; and ...
Charles Hamilton Bromby, Anne Paolucci, Dante Alighieri, 2004
5
A Dictionary of English Synonymes and Synonymous: Or ...
Convexity, protuberance, prominence, swelling, gibbousness. Gibbons, a. I. Convex, protuberant, swelling, rounded. 2. Humped, hunched, hump-backed, crook- backed. Gibbousness, «. See GIBBOSITY. Gibe, v. n. Sneer, scoff, jeer, fleer, flout ...
Richard Soule, George Holmes Howison, 1891
6
An English and Telugu Dictionary Explaining the English ...
With the Pronunciation of English Words Charles Philip Brown M. Venkata Ratnam. 523 526. GIBBOUSNESS GILT Gibbousness, n. SfrVSsS^-Sr'S^o'aba. Gibcat, gib'cat.', n. abjTSS&C, TTtfjOS&iD. (frSSe&oTSo»!5iSo4jo OSd-^8^4 6>0.
Charles Philip Brown, M. Venkata Ratnam, 1895
7
Eight Sermons Preach'd at the Honourable Robert Boyle's ...
But then again, because of the distance, the convexity and gibbOusness would vanish away; he would only see below him a great circular Flat, as- level to his thinking as the face of the Moon. 'Are there then such ravishing Charms in a dull ...
Richard Bentley, 1724
8
Eight Sermons, Preached at the Hon. Robert Boyle's Lecture, ...
But then again, because ofthe distance, the convexity and gibbousness would vanish away; he would only see below him a great circular flat, as level, to his thinking, as the face of the moon. Are there then such ravishing charms in a dull ...
Richard Bentley, 1809
9
A complete dictionary of the English language: both with ...
GIBBOUSNESS, gib'-bus-nls. f. Convexity, prominence. GIBCAT, gib'-kat'. f. An old worn- out cat. To GIBE, jl'be. v.n. To sneer, to join censoriousness with contempt. To GIBE, jl'be. v.a. To scoft", to ridicule, to treat with scorn, to sneer, to taunt.
Thomas Sheridan, 1789
10
The Standard Pronouncing Dictionary of the French and ...
Gibbousness, s. ç]b bùt-nis, bosse, convexité, eminence, f. Gibcat, в. gib'kät, vieux chat, m. Gibe, im lardon, m.; raillerie, f. — , va. railler, se rire de, se moquer de. Giber, e.jlb'èr, railleur, gausseur, m. Glbingly, adv. jîbHmg-lfi, d'un air railleur.
Alexander Spiers, Gabriel Surenne, 1890

NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «GIBBOUSNESS»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term gibbousness is used in the context of the following news items.
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The joy of horror
... until, one cold and windy night, when the moon possessed a Lovecraftian gibbousness behind scudding cloud, I succumbed to my cravings. «The Age, Sep 08»

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