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Definition of "severeness" [severeness]

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

Use "severeness" in a sentence
  • "Asked to elaborate on what he meant by "severeness," Garnett looked down at the interview table in front of him and drew an analogy, saying the bone spurs were expected to be the size of a tape recorder but ended up being more like a microphone."
  • ""And mind," he added, hiding the pang under a general-like severeness, "I won't have any one in the expedition who has anything in his shoes except his feet.""
  • "The faint freckling across her nose, the slim and virginal severeness of her figure, with its narrow hips and arms, the curve of her long neck-all were added charms."