censoriousness


censoriousness
The state of being censorious

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  • censoriousness — censorious ► ADJECTIVE ▪ severely critical. DERIVATIVES censoriously adverb censoriousness noun …   English terms dictionary

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  • censoriousness — noun see censorious …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • censoriousness — See censoriously. * * * …   Universalium

  • censoriousness — n. criticalness, state of being hypercritical …   English contemporary dictionary

  • censoriousness — cen·so·ri·ous·ness …   English syllables

  • censoriousness — noun ( es) : the quality or state of being censorious …   Useful english dictionary

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