sameness

noun same·ness \ ˈsām-nəs \
Updated on: 27 Nov 2017

Definition of sameness

1 : the quality or state of being the same : identity, similarity

Examples of sameness in a Sentence

  1. the sameness of the two methods

  2. There is a sameness to his stories that makes them too predictable.

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First Known Use of sameness

1581


SAMENESS Defined for English Language Learners

sameness

noun

Definition of sameness for English Language Learners

  • : the quality or state of being alike or of not changing


SAMENESS Defined for Kids

sameness

noun same·ness \ ˈsām-nəs \

Definition of sameness for Students

1 : the quality or state of being identical or like another
  • There was a sameness to his stories.
2 : monotony


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