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  • Ceremoniousness — Cer e*mo ni*ous*ness, n. The quality, or practice, of being ceremonious. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ceremoniousness — ceremonious ► ADJECTIVE ▪ relating or appropriate to grand and formal occasions. DERIVATIVES ceremoniously adverb ceremoniousness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • ceremoniousness — noun see ceremonious …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • ceremoniousness — See ceremoniously. * * * …   Universalium

  • ceremoniousness — noun The state of being ceremonious …   Wiktionary

  • ceremoniousness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun Strict observance of social conventions: ceremony, formality, protocol, punctiliousness. See COURTESY …   English dictionary for students

  • ceremoniousness — n. ritualism, formality …   English contemporary dictionary

  • ceremoniousness — cer·e·mo·nious·ness …   English syllables

  • ceremoniousness — noun a ceremonial manner • Ant: ↑unceremoniousness • Derivationally related forms: ↑ceremonious • Hypernyms: ↑formality, ↑formalness …   Useful english dictionary

  • ceremony — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. ritual, formality, punctilio, protocol; form, observance, rite, sacrament, function. See ostentation. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [A public event] Syn. function, commemoration, services; see celebration 1 …   English dictionary for students

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