Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The state or quality of being specious.
  • n. The result or product of being specious.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The state or quality of being specious; plausible appearance; fair external show: as, the speciousness of an argument.

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

  • n. an appearance of truth that is false or deceptive; seeming plausibility

Etymologies

From specious +‎ -ness (Wiktionary)

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