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noun as in unpredictability

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But science does not hold the answer to everything and even subscribes to the randomness of life on Earth.

Nothing serves as a metaphor for Florida randomness quite like a sinkhole.

How much does randomness and juvenilia and alcohol contribute to each tweet?

Fragile things—a crystal champagne flute, for instance, or a house of cards—are hurt by stress, randomness, and uncertainty.

Early versions of this idea were developed in his previous books Fooled by Randomness and The Black Swan.

Which is why I prefer to inject a little randomness into my attacks on gait-recognition: I put a handful of gravel into each shoe.

This was an impressive change that introduced a linear relation in a realm that was one of randomness or even chaos.

No matter how much we learn about death, we are still not free of its frightening randomness.

Reduction from practically infinite choices to a finite number of realizations is at best a matter of randomness and exposure.

Filled with 400 rods placed equidistantly, the lightning field is the interplay between precision and randomness.


On this page you'll find 7 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to randomness, such as: haphazardness, changeability, fickleness, impermanence, and volatility.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.