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See definition of hoariness on Dictionary.com
  • as inantiquity
  • as inwhiteness
  • as inwhiteness

synonyms for hoariness

  • age
  • ancientness
  • archaicism
  • archaism
  • venerableness
  • antiqueness
  • elderliness
  • old age

antonyms for hoariness

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  • convention
  • modernity
  • newness
  • now
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How to use hoariness in a sentence

Name from senex, an old man, alluding to the hoariness of many species, or to the white hairs of the pappus.
THE MANUAL OF THE BOTANY OF THE NORTHERN UNITED STATESASA GRAY
One feels overcome with hoariness oneself by their mere proximity and silenced by the weight of ages.
FROM SKETCH-BOOK AND DIARYELIZABETH BUTLER
She was old—but hers was the sublimity of age without its infirmity, the hoariness of winter without its chillness.
HELEN AND ARTHURCAROLINE LEE HENTZ
His hair was almost gray and perhaps this hoariness and general sedateness betokened a ripe old age.
CHILDREN'S LITERATURECHARLES MADISON CURRY
He saw the real distinctions of things, the hoariness on the willow leaf.
APPLETONS' POPULAR SCIENCE MONTHLY, JUNE 1899VARIOUS
So the wedding-day came, and grass and trees wore a fitting suit of crisp hoariness.
THE DAISY CHAINCHARLOTTE YONGE
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO HOARINESS

  • age
  • ancientness
  • antiqueness
  • archaicism
  • archaism
  • elderliness
  • hoariness
  • old age
  • venerableness
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.