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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR INCOMPLETENESS

We often see this defect of incompleteness in a child, which increases in youth.

That was a sort of pity for the incompleteness of her mother's life; the bareness of it.

Now, secondly, notice the certainty of the completion of the incompleteness.

Now, let me remind you that this incompleteness is mainly our own fault.

And if the incompleteness is so blessed, what will the completeness be?

Yes, it is dissatisfaction, an incompleteness, as though she had not found what she sought.

Man, feeling suddenly the torment of his incompleteness, embraced woman.

The fault was only one of phrasing, or rather of incompleteness.

We cannot compare their incompleteness with its completeness.

What was it that was responsible for that misty halation of incompleteness, longing?

WORD ORIGIN

1640s; from incomplete + -ness.

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