Antonyms for comprehensiveness

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The boy flushed with pleasure under the comprehensiveness of that wink.

I used to pride myself on that once, fool that I was, and call it comprehensiveness.

But the bird's-eye view of the city is a marvel in its perfection and comprehensiveness.

But this will be due, not to its own tendencies, but to the comprehensiveness of the old definitions.

This view of the Yosemite surpasses all others in its comprehensiveness and grandeur.

The work of Spencer is beyond precedent for comprehensiveness and depth.

He is recognized for the comprehensiveness and eclecticism of his approach.

For, he had neither the comprehensiveness of Smith, nor the fearlessness of Hume.

Some of them send messages that are models of comprehensiveness and brevity.

It was delightfully simple in its scope and comprehensiveness.

WORD ORIGIN

"containing much," 1610s, from French comprehénsif, from Late Latin comprehensivus, from comprehens-, past participle stem of Latin comprehendere (see comprehend). Related: Comprehensively (mid-15c.); comprehensiveness.

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