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Meaning of GRADUALNESS

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the quality of being gradual or of coming about by gradual stages
  2. [n]  the property possessed by a slope that is very gradual
 

GRADUALNESS is a 11 letter word that starts with G.

 

 Synonyms: gentleness, graduality
 
 Antonyms: abruptness, precipitousness, steepness
 
 See Also: fastness, gradient, slope, speed, swiftness

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Grad"u*al*ness\, n.
The quality or state of being gradual; regular progression or
gradation; slowness.

      The gradualness of this movement.        --M. Arnold.

      The gradualness of growth is a characteristic which
      strikes the simplest observer.           --H. Drummond.

 

 

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