Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The conventional characteristics of lambs.

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Examples

  • His disapproval of the lambiness of Mrs. Cattermole's was turned to a feeling of comradeship with the other patrons as he turned, with the rest, to stare hostilely at a girl just entering.

    Our Mr. Wrenn: The Romantic Adventures of a Gentle Man

  • As I’ve written many, many times before, my rabid lambiness took root during the Alito cloture vote, when Lieberman sided with the Gang of 14 to put a sexist, elitist, fundamentalist Dobson-loving bigot like Strip Search Sammy on the Supreme Court.

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  • His disapproval of the lambiness of Mrs. Cattermole’s was turned to a feeling of comradeship with the other patrons as he turned, with the rest, to stare hostilely at a girl just entering.

    Our Mr. Wrenn

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