Antonyms for ceremoniousness
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR CEREMONIOUSNESS
He was courteous, with a sort of condensed courtesy—the shorthand of ceremoniousness.
Take heed therefore of the Pharisees' ceremoniousness and censoriousness.
The interview was brief, and marked by a rudeness at its close that contrasted sharply with the ceremoniousness of its inception.
He swung his broad-brimmed hat from his head, and bent his body with the ceremoniousness of the country ball-room.
1550s, from Middle French cérémonieux or directly from Late Latin caerimoniosus, from Latin caerimonia (see ceremony). Meaning "full of show and ceremony" is from 1610s. Related: Ceremoniously; ceremoniousness.