Definitions

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  • noun The quality of being above.

Etymologies

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above +‎ -ness

Examples

  • Does the 'aboveness' here mean aught that is different from the concrete spaces which have to be moved - through in getting from the one to the other?

    Meaning of Truth

  • Yes, to him shall be given the grace of "aboveness."

    My Daily Meditation for the Circling Year

  • Superiority equals aboveness, inferiority equals beneathness; sympathy equals the same feeling.

    The Foundations of Personality

  • There is no feature that the Bible loves more to proclaim than just this feature of “aboveness.”

    The Silver Lining: Messages of Hope and Cheer

  • It is not an aboveness ante rem, it is a post rem extract from the aboveness in rebus.

    Meaning of Truth

  • But that is not the full aboveness, it is only an abbreviated substitute that on occasion may lead my mind towards truer, i.e., fuller, dealings with the real aboveness.

    Meaning of Truth

  • We may indeed talk, for certain conveniences, as if the abstract scheme preceded, we may say 'I must go up stairs because of the essential aboveness,' just as we may say that the man 'does prudent acts because of his ingrained prudence,' or that our ideas

    Meaning of Truth

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