ALL meanings of -ness

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  • suffix -ness -ness is added to adjectives to form nouns which often refer to a state or quality. For example, 'sadness' is the state of being sad and 'kindness' is the quality of being kind. 0
  • suffix forming noun -ness indicating state, condition, or quality, or an instance of one of these 0
  • noun -ness state, quality, or instance of being 0
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