What does starkness mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. starkness, absoluteness, utternessnoun

    the quality of being complete or utter or extreme

    "the starkness of his contrast between justice and fairness was open to many objections"

  2. bareness, starknessnoun

    an extreme lack of furnishings or ornamentation

    "I was struck by the starkness of my father's room"


  1. starknessnoun

    The state or quality of being stark.

  2. starknessnoun

    The result or product of being stark.


  1. starkness

    Starkness refers to the quality of being severe, extreme, or plainly or harshly visible or noticeable. It can also refer to complete lack of ornamentation, decoration or any pleasing features - a quality of being stripped down to bare essential, often leading to a striking simplicity or barrenness.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Starknessnoun

    the quality or state of being stark

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of starkness in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of starkness in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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