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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sedateness, staidness, solemnity, solemnessnoun

    a trait of dignified seriousness

Wiktionary

  1. staidnessnoun

    The state or characteristic of being staid.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Staidnessnoun

    Sobriety; gravity; regularity; contrariety to wildness.

    Etymology: from staid.

    The boiling blood of youth, fiercely agitating the fluid air, hinders that serenity and fixed staidness which is necessary to so severe an intentness. Joseph Glanvill, Sceps.

    If sometimes he appears too gay, yet a secret gracefulness of youth accompanies his writings, though the staidness and sobriety of age be wanting. John Dryden, Ovid. Preface to.

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  1. staidness

    Staidness refers to the quality of being steady, dependable, and often somewhat serious or solemn in character or conduct. It describes a state of being unchanging, settled, sedate and lacking in adventure or excitement.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Staidnessnoun

    the quality or state of being staid; seriousness; steadiness; sedateness; regularity; -- the opposite of wildness, or levity

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of staidness in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of staidness in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2


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    the verbal act of urging on
    • A. instigation
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