View definitions for ripeness


Discover More

Example Sentences

Along with describing his farm-fresh ingredients and “figs at the peak of their ripeness” on his track “Tapas.”

The time necessary for the curing of the plants will depend upon the ripeness of the plants as well as the weather during curing.

He died at his home on the 26th of July, 1826, in the ripeness of years and of honors.

And this reward came to Henry James in the ripeness of his talents; even further perhaps it entered his life and his conversation.

They both were late in coming to maturity, and psychical ripeness was much behind even the physical.

For Peter knew by experience that good motions must be taken advantage of in their first ripeness.


On this page you'll find 151 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to ripeness, such as: materialization, accomplishment, actualization, attainment, completion, and consummation.

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