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fineness

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  1. 1 the quality or state of being little in size the fineness of the grains of sand enhances the appeal of the beach Synonyms of fineness diminutiveness, smallness, littleness, puniness, slightnessWords Related to fineness petiteness; minuteness, tininess; meagerness, poorness, scantiness, scantness, scarceness, scarcity, skimpiness, slenderness, slimness, spareness, sparseness, sparsity, stinginess; deficiency, inadequacy, inadequatenessNear Antonyms of fineness enormity, enormousness, grossness, hugeness, immenseness, immensity, magnitude, mountainousness, prodigiousness, stupendousness; extensiveness, vastness; excessiveness, extravagance, extremeness, immoderacy; abundance, ampleness, bountifulness, copiousness, generosity, healthiness, liberality; adequacy, sufficiency; heaviness, heftiness, weightiness; bulkiness, massiveness, voluminousnessAntonyms of fineness bigness, grandness, greatness, largeness, magnitude

  2. 2 the quality or state of being very accurate the fineness of the telescope's lens and mirror Synonyms of fineness accuracy, accurateness, closeness, delicacy, exactitude, exactness, precision, nicety, perfection, preciseness, rigor, rigorousness, ultraprecision, veracityWords Related to fineness correctness, fidelity, rightness, strictness, truth; definiteness, definitiveness, definitude, determinacy; nicety, subtlety; care, carefulness, fastidiousness, meticulousness, persnicketinessNear Antonyms of fineness approximation, roundness; falseness, falsity, incorrectness, wrongness; carelessness, guesswork, looseness; indefiniteness, vaguenessAntonyms of fineness coarseness, impreciseness, imprecision, inaccuracy, inexactitude, inexactness, roughness

  3. 3 the state or quality of having a delicate structure the fineness of the cat's bones Synonyms of fineness daintiness, exquisiteness, delicacy, fragility, frangibilityWords Related to fineness diaphanousness, flimsiness, insubstantiality, wispiness; brittleness, crumbliness, friabilityNear Antonyms of fineness firmness, solidity; strengthAntonyms of fineness coarseness, crudeness, crudity, roughness, rudeness

  4. 4 dignified or restrained beauty of form, appearance, or style there's a fineness to the jewelry designs of Fabergé that elevates them to the level of decorative art Synonyms of fineness class, classiness, courtliness, elegancy, elegance, grace, gracefulness, handsomeness, majesty, refinement, statelinessWords Related to fineness augustness, brilliance, gloriousness, glory, grandeur, grandness, lavishness, luxuriance, luxuriousness, luxury, magnificence, nobility, nobleness, opulence, ornateness, plushiness, plushness, resplendence, resplendency, richness, splendor, sumptuousness; artfulness, chic, polish, sophistication, taste, tastefulness; choiceness, classicism, dignity, exquisiteness, restraint, simplicity; affectedness, grandiosity, ostentation, ostentatiousness, pretentiousness, showinessNear Antonyms of fineness coarseness, crudeness, flamboyance, flashiness, garishness, gaudiness, glitz, grotesqueness, grotesquerie (also grotesquery), kitsch, tastelessness, tawdriness, vulgarityAntonyms of fineness gracelessness, inelegance


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