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noun as in distinctness

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Explicitness and vulgarity are both different subsets of honesty, both very necessary.

Where do you see the line between explicitness and vulgarity?

How did you come up with the idea for Tampa, and how did you commit to the explicitness?

It was unfair to go further without telling her, even though, hitherto, such explicitness had not been absolutely demanded.

The Colonel was told why not with explicitness and vehemence.

For we are told with the utmost explicitness precisely what is to be done.

How he dreaded that terrible explicitness of women, their passion for tidying up, their love of labels!

It may help to explain an explicitness in the use of terms more usual in the physician perhaps than in the layman.


On this page you'll find 420 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to explicitness, such as: accuracy, brightness, certainty, directness, lucidity, and precision.

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