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On this page you'll find 40 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to effeteness, such as: debility, decrepitude, delicacy, disease, enervation, and etiolation.

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How to use effeteness in a sentence

  • There was nothing to choose between them in the way of incompetence and effeteness.

    A History of England | Charles Oman
  • England is the land that begets effeteness and smuggishness.

    The New Warden | Mrs. David G. Ritchie
  • Well, its our renowned effeteness that prevents our falling on your neck more effusively.

    The Luminous Face | Carolyn Wells
  • The Church had created art, had cherished it for centuries; and now by the effeteness of her sons she was cast into a corner.

    The Cathedral | Joris-Karl Huysmans
  • In these things, he said, lay the greatness of America and the effeteness of England.

    American Notes | Rudyard Kipling

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