nebulosity

noun neb·u·los·i·ty \ ˌne-byə-ˈlä-sə-tē \

Definition of nebulosity

plural nebulosities
1 : the quality or state of being nebulous
2 : nebulous matter; also : nebula 1

Examples of nebulosity in a Sentence

  1. the stupefying nebulosity of his philosophical musings

First Known Use of nebulosity

1762

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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