plural -es
: the quality or state of being in a place: such as
: the state of being placed in a definite local relation : position, location
: the abstract quality of being in position : whereness
no woozy timelessness or lack of ubiety in the dramaR. B. Heilman

Word History


Latin ubi where + English -ety (as in society)

First Known Use

1645, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of ubiety was in 1645

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“Ubiety.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ubiety. Accessed 22 May. 2024.

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