What does quaintness mean?

Definitions for quaintness

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. quaintness(noun)

    the quality of being quaint and old-fashioned

    "she liked the old cottage; its quaintness was appealing"

  2. quaintness(noun)

    strangeness as a consequence of being old fashioned

    "some words in her dialect had a charming quaintness"


  1. quaintness(Noun)

    Cunning; craftiness.

  2. quaintness(Noun)

    Skill, artfulness.

  3. quaintness(Noun)

    Primness, fastidiousness, preciousness.

  4. quaintness(Noun)

    The state or fact of being quaint; having old-fashioned charm.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Quaintness(noun)

    the quality of being quaint


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of quaintness in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of quaintness in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Alexander Pope:

    There is a certain majesty in simplicity which is far above all the quaintness of wit.

Images & Illustrations of quaintness

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