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Definition of "onliness" [on•li•ness]

  • The state of being alone. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "onliness" in a sentence
  • "And no more of your maimed acts after this with your kowtoros and criados to every tome, thick and heavy, and our onliness of his revelance to your ultitude."
  • "Let fast who fast will, and be only who will, and let hold silence who so will, but hold thee by God that doth beguile no man; for silence and speaking, onliness and company, fasting and eating, all may beguile thee."
  • "For silence is not God, nor speaking is not God; fasting is not God, nor eating is not God; onliness is not God, nor company is not God; nor yet any of all the other such two contraries."