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Definition of "profuseness" [pro•fuse•ness]

  • The quality of being profuse; profusion (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "profuseness" in a sentence
  • "The youth turned to him angrily and replied, “O packsaddle of an ass, it was the length of the way that hindered me from this and the steepness of the steps and the profuseness of my sweat.”"
  • "This justifies the high providence of God, who, though he command us temperance, justice, continence, yet pours out before us, even to a profuseness, all desirable things, and gives us minds that can wander beyond all limit and satiety."
  • "And even unto the present time the hospitality of the South, shorn of its profuseness and grandiloquence, is frequently the theme of newspaper hacks and magazine penny-a-liners."