strikingness

  • 1 Strikingness — Striking Strik ing, a. Affecting with strong emotions; surprising; forcible; impressive; very noticeable; as, a striking representation or image; a striking resemblance. A striking fact. De Quincey. {Strik ing*ly}, adv. {Strik ing*ness}, n. [1913 …

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  • 2 strikingness — See strikingly. * * * …

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  • 3 strikingness — noun The state or condition of being striking …

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  • 4 strikingness — strik·ing·ness …

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  • 5 strikingness — noun 1. the quality of standing out strongly and distinctly • Syn: ↑boldness • Derivationally related forms: ↑striking, ↑bold (for: ↑boldness) • Hypernyms: ↑ …

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  • 6 boldness — noun 1. the trait of being willing to undertake things that involve risk or danger (Freq. 1) the proposal required great boldness the plan required great hardiness of heart • Syn: ↑daring, ↑hardiness, ↑hardihood • Ant: ↑ …

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  • 7 conspicuousness — noun 1. the state of being conspicuous • Derivationally related forms: ↑conspicuous • Hypernyms: ↑salience, ↑saliency, ↑strikingness 2. high visibility • Ant: ↑inconspic …

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  • 8 salience — noun the state of being salient • Syn: ↑saliency, ↑strikingness • Derivationally related forms: ↑striking (for: ↑strikingness), ↑salient (for: ↑ …

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  • 9 saliency — noun the state of being salient • Syn: ↑salience, ↑strikingness • Derivationally related forms: ↑striking (for: ↑strikingness), ↑salient, ↑salient ( …

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  • 10 striking — strikingly, adv. strikingness, n. /struy king/, adj. 1. attractive; impressive: a scene of striking beauty. 2. noticeable; conspicuous: a striking lack of enthusiasm. 3. being on strike, as workers. 4. a. capable of attacking an enemy, esp. by… …

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  • 11 blatancy — Synonyms and related words: arrantness, boldness, brazenness, clamorousness, colorfulness, conspicuousness, crudeness, dash, dazzle, dazzlingness, extravagance, extravaganza, extravagation, flagrance, flagrancy, flamboyance, flashiness, gaiety,… …

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  • 12 notoriety — Synonyms and related words: PR, acclaim, arrantness, ballyhoo, blatancy, blot, blurb, boldness, bright light, celebrity, character, common knowledge, conspicuousness, cry, currency, daylight, discredit, discreditableness, disgrace,… …

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  • 13 ostentation — Synonyms and related words: Barnumism, acting, affectation, appearance, arabesque, arrantness, attitudinizing, baroque, baroqueness, bedizenment, big talk, blatancy, bluff, bluffing, boldness, cheating, chinoiserie, color, coloring,… …

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  • 14 prominence — Synonyms and related words: account, altitude, arete, arrantness, atmospheric visibility, authority, bas relief, bellying, blatancy, boldness, bulge, bulging, ceiling, ceiling unlimited, celebrity, clarity, clearness, consequence, conspicuity,… …

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  • 15 salience — Synonyms and related words: arrantness, bas relief, bellying, blatancy, boldness, bulging, conspicuousness, dignity, distinction, embossment, eminence, esteem, excrescence, excrescency, extrusion, fame, flagrance, flagrancy, gibbosity,… …

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  • 16 majesty — n 1. regalness, kingliness, princeliness, royalty, lordliness, nobility, nobleness, imperialness; augustness, stateliness, dignity, distinction; loftiness, sublimity, exaltedness; grandeur, magnificence, pomp, splendor, palatialness, resplendence …

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  • 17 vividness — n 1. brilliance, brightness, resplendence, intensity, radiance; refulgence, effulgence, Archaic. fulgor; lustrousness, lucidity, nitidity. 2. vivacity. See vivacity. 3. realism, lifelikeness; graphicalness, picturesqueness, strikingness,… …

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  • 18 voluptuousness — n 1. hedonism, sybaritism, vo luptuosity; pleasure seeking, pursuit of pleasure, la dolce vita, wild or riotous or free living, Inf. high living, Sl. partying, Sl. swinging; indulgence, self indulgence, overindulgence, intemperance, gluttony,… …

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  • 19 striking — adj. & n. adj. 1 impressive; attracting attention. 2 (of a clock) making a chime to indicate the hours etc. n. the act or an instance of striking. Phrases and idioms: striking circle (in hockey) an elongated semicircle in front of the goal, from… …

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