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communicativeness

Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The state or quality of being communicative; readiness to impart to others; freedom from reserve; talkativeness.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun The quality of being communicative.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun The state or quality of being communicative.

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

  • noun the trait of being communicative

Etymologies

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Examples

  • All the pretty picture of the soft puppy, instinct with communicativeness, bursting with tenderness of petition, was veiled to his vision.

    CHAPTER VII

  • In Virtues of the Mind, Linda Zagzebski (1996, p. 114) gives a very comprehensive list of intellectual virtues, adding such items as intellectual humility, perseverance, adaptability and communicativeness.

    Integrity

  • My communicativeness has been already encouraged with the perusal of two letters from the same ex-ceirent man to Dr. Bartlett; to whom, from early days (as I shall be soon more particularly informed) he has given an account of all his conduct and movements.

    Sir Charles Grandison

  • Mr. Gardiner, whose manners were very easy and pleasant, encouraged her communicativeness by his questions and remarks; Mrs. Reynolds, either by pride or attachment, had evidently great pleasure in talking of her master and his sister.

    Pride and Prejudice

  • After a few words of condolence, in a broken kind of English, he asked me various questions about our family; and I, won by his seeming kindness, told him all I knew about them — of which communicativeness I afterwards very much repented.

    Lavengro

  • Ed was my Syracuse University classmate, thus no spring chicken, but he refuses to let the new lingo close down his communicativeness.

    No Uncertain Terms

  • Ed was my Syracuse University classmate, thus no spring chicken, but he refuses to let the new lingo close down his communicativeness.

    No Uncertain Terms

  • Ed was my Syracuse University classmate, thus no spring chicken, but he refuses to let the new lingo close down his communicativeness.

    No Uncertain Terms

  • Such extra communicativeness could give you no pleasure.

    Villette

  • Ed was my Syracuse University classmate, thus no spring chicken, but he refuses to let the new lingo close down his communicativeness.

    No Uncertain Terms

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