What does uniformity mean?

Definitions for uniformityˌyu nəˈfɔr mɪ ti

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word uniformity.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. uniformity(noun)

    a condition in which everything is regular and unvarying

  2. uniformity, uniformness(noun)

    the quality of lacking diversity or variation (even to the point of boredom)


  1. uniformity(Noun)

    The state of being uniform, alike and lacking diversity.

  2. uniformity(Noun)

    The absence of alternativism.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Uniformity(noun)

    the quality or state of being uniform; freedom from variation or difference; resemblance to itself at all times; sameness of action, effect, etc., under like conditions; even tenor; as, the uniformity of design in a poem; the uniformity of nature

  2. Uniformity(noun)

    consistency; sameness; as, the uniformity of a man's opinions

  3. Uniformity(noun)

    similitude between the parts of a whole; as, the uniformity of sides in a regular figure; beauty is said to consist in uniformity with variety

  4. Uniformity(noun)

    continued or unvaried sameness or likeness

  5. Uniformity(noun)

    conformity to a pattern or rule; resemblance, consonance, or agreement; as, the uniformity of different churches in ceremonies or rites


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of uniformity in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of uniformity in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Emma Goldman:

    The strongest bulwark of authority is uniformity the least divergence from it is the greatest crime.

  2. Arnold Toynbee:

    Civilizations in decline are consistently characterised by a tendency towards standardization and uniformity.

  3. Francis Bacon:

    Houses are built to live in, not to look on therefore, let use be preferred before uniformity, except where both may be had.

  4. Sir Francis Bacon, Essays: Of Building, 1623:

    Houses are built to live in, not to look on; therefore, let use be preferred before uniformity, except where both may be had.

  5. Louis D. Brandeis:

    America has believed that in differentiation, not in uniformity, lies the path of progress. It acted on this belief it has advanced human happiness, and it has prospered.

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