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Meaning of "preteriteness" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF PRETERITENESS

preteriteness  [ˈprɛtərɪtnəs] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF PRETERITENESS

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Preteriteness 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.

WHAT DOES PRETERITENESS MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of preteriteness in the English dictionary

The definition of preteriteness in the dictionary is the state of being preterite.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH PRETERITENESS


airtightness
ˈɛətaɪtnəs
commensurateness
kəˈmensərɪtnəs
corporateness
ˈkɔːpərɪtnəs
decrepitness
dɪˈkrɛpɪtnəs
definiteness
ˈdɛfɪnɪtnəs
explicitness
ɪkˈsplɪsɪtnəs
exquisiteness
ɪkˈskwɪzɪtnəs
finiteness
ˈfaɪnaɪtnəs
inappropriateness
ˌɪnəˈprəʊprɪɪtnəs
incommensurateness
ˌɪnkəˈmɛnʃərɪtnəs
indefiniteness
ɪnˈdefɪnɪtnəs
innateness
ɪnˈeɪtnəs
intemerateness
ɪnˈtɛmərɪtnəs
irateness
aɪˈreɪtnəs
mediateness
ˈmiːdɪeɪtnəs
oblateness
ɒbˈleɪtnəs
secretness
ˈsiːkrɪtnəs
straitness
ˈstreɪtnəs
up-to-dateness
ˌʌptəˈdeɪtnəs
watertightness
ˈwɔːtəˌtaɪtnəs

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE PRETERITENESS

preterhuman
preterist
preterit
preterite
preterition
preteritive
preterm
preterminal
pretermination
pretermission
pretermit
pretermitted
pretermitter
pretermitting
preternatural
preternaturalism
preternaturality
preternaturally
preternaturalness
preterperfect

WORDS THAT END LIKE PRETERITENESS

adhesiveness
appropriateness
attentiveness
attractiveness
awareness
awesomeness
brand awareness
business
closeness
competitiveness
completeness
cost-effectiveness
cuteness
effectiveness
hoarseness
likeness
oneness
responsiveness
self-awareness
soreness
uniqueness

Synonyms and antonyms of preteriteness in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «preteriteness» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF PRETERITENESS

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The translations of preteriteness from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «preteriteness» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

preteriteness
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

preteriteness
570 millions of speakers

English

preteriteness
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

preteriteness
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

preteriteness
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

preteriteness
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

preteriteness
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

preteriteness
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

preteriteness
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Preteriteness
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

preteriteness
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

preteriteness
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

preteriteness
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Preteriteness
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

preteriteness
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

preteriteness
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

प्राधान्य
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

preteriteness
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

preteriteness
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

preteriteness
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

preteriteness
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

preteriteness
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

preteriteness
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

preteriteness
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

preteriteness
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

preteriteness
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of preteriteness

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «PRETERITENESS»

The term «preteriteness» is normally little used and occupies the 147.370 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «PRETERITENESS» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «preteriteness» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «preteriteness» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «PRETERITENESS»

Discover the use of preteriteness in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to preteriteness and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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A Dictionary in English and Bengalee; Translated from Todd's ...
Fr. Lat. তথা, অর্তীতককুল, ৰুতকাল | Preteriteness, n. s. অর্তীততূ, ভুতত্ব, হ্তাবস্থা, গত 11 অতীত অবস্থা I Preterition, n. s. Fr. অর্তাততূ, ৰুতত্, অর্তীতাবস্থা, অর্তীতকরণ | Preterlapsed, a. Lat. গত, অতীত, অতিক্রন্তে', ভুত I Preterle:al. 11- 1111.1. শান্ত্র 11  ...
Ram-Comul Sen, 1834
2
Eight Sermons, Preached at the Hon. Robert Boyle's Lecture, ...
For surely we cannot conceive a preteriteness (if I may say so) still backwards in infinitmn, that never was present; as we can an endless futurity, that never will be present. So that though one is potentially infinite; yet nevertheless the other is ...
Richard Bentley, 1809
3
Fireside travels
A valley in the moon could scarce have been lonelier, could scarce have suggested more strongly the feeling of preteriteness and extinction. The stream below did not seem so much to sing as to murmur sadly, Conclusum est; periisti! and the ...
James Russell Lowell, 1864
4
Encyclopaedia Londinensis
We cannot conceive a preteriteness (if I may say so) still backwards in infinitum, that never was present; as we can an endless futurity, that never will be present ; so that though one is potentially infinite, yet nevertheless the object is positively ...
John Wilkes, 1826
5
Emerging English Modals: A Corpus-Based Study of ...
It is interesting in this contest that the development of present semantics is more transparent for the older construction I-LttvE nor 'have received', hence ' possesshfl Certainly gotta has lost all formal signs and semantic notions of preteriteness ...
Manfred G. Krug, 2000
6
The Poetics of Death: The Short Prose of Kleist and Balzac
One must turn to poetic expression in order to discover what intensity can be achieved through the identification of this veiled preteriteness and death as such, in its most horrible form. An unveiling which does not include an instant Beyond ...
Beatrice Martina Guenther, 1996
7
The Jewish Neo-Aramaic Dialect of Challa
Not infrequently, however, the Perfect expresses preteriteness,161 noticeably the remote past, e.g., be sdwi xa HtkufdH l-Kara-ewa. xardye m-Kdra lu zile l-Siwa. lupise I- Siwa. xardye m-Siwa xd-gd xet lu d'ire-wa l-Calla. basdr hdnna. . . lu zile  ...
Steven Ellis Fassberg, 2010
8
The Other Rebellion: Popular Violence, Ideology, and the ...
A historian working in this mode faces certain well known problems, chief among them the cool preteriteness of the past, which allows only the most one-sided interactions between historian and historical subjects. If in a hermeneutically tilted ...
Eric Van Young, 2001
9
Family lectures: or, A copious collection of sermons, on ...
For surely we cannot conceive a preteriteness (if I may say so) still backwards in infnitum, that never was present ; as we can an endless futurity, that never will be present. So that though one is potentially infinite ; yet nevertheless the other is ...
Family lectures, Vicesimus Knox, 1815
10
A pronouncing and explanatory dictionary of the English ...
That may be previously tried. PRETER, pr&tur, n. A particle which signifies betide. PRETERIMPERFECT, pre-tur-lm-per-fekt, n. In grammar : denotes the tense not perfectly past PRETERITE, preHur-lt, a. Past. PRETERITENESS, prctiir-it-nes, n.
James Knowles, 1835

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Preteriteness [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/preteriteness>. Feb 2020 ».
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