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markedness

[ mahrkt ]SEE DEFINITION OF markedness

Synonyms for markedness

  • eminence
  • height
  • bulge
  • bump
  • cliff
  • conspicuousness
  • crag
  • crest
  • elevation
  • headland
  • jutting
  • mound
  • pinnacle
  • projection
  • promontory
  • protrusion
  • protuberance
  • rise
  • spur
  • swelling
  • tor
  • conspicuity
  • high point
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Antonyms for markedness

  • unimportance
  • bottom
  • depression
  • nadir
  • obscurity
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR MARKEDNESS

There is a want of depth, power and markedness in our conversion.

McComas looked out at him with no particular expression and indeed with no markedness of attention.

WORD ORIGIN

"having a mark," Old English gemearcodan (see mark (v.)). Meaning "clearly defined" (pronounced as two syllables) is from 1795. Related: Markedly. Marked man "one who is watched with hostile intent" is from 1769.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR MARKEDNESS

prominence

nounsomething that sticks out
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