Simple Definition of generality
: a statement that is not specific or detailed
: the quality or state of being general rather than specific or detailed
: the biggest part of a group
Examples of generality in a sentence
He spoke in generalities as he discussed his plans for the future.
I noticed the generality of the language he used in discussing his plans.
First Known Use of generality
Rhymes with generality
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