Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Fertile growth, abundance, fruitfulness; copiousness, plenty.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Fruitfulness; copiousness; abundance; plenty.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Fertility; productiveness; fruitfulness; abundant yield.

Etymologies

From Old French uberté, from Latin ūbertās, from ūber. (Wiktionary)

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  • Webster's Revised and Worthless Word for the Day. :-)

    August 21, 2007

  • Where did you come across this?

    August 20, 2007

  • (archaic) Fruitfulness, fertility; copiousness, abundance.

    August 20, 2007