Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The state or quality of being solid.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. State or quality of being solid; firmness; compactness; solidity, as of material bodies.
  • n. Soundness; strength; truth; validity, as of arguments, reasons, principles, and the like.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The state or property of being solid: solidity.
  • n. Soundness; strength; truth; validity, as of arguments, reasons, principles, etc.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the quality of being substantial or having substance
  • n. the consistency of a solid
  • n. the quality of being solid and reliable financially or factually or morally
  • n. the state in which a substance has no tendency to flow under moderate stress; resists forces (such as compression) that tend to deform it; and retains a definite size and shape

Etymologies

From solid +‎ -ness (Wiktionary)

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