Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

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

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The quality or state of being stale.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The state of being stale, in any sense.

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

  • n. unoriginality as a result of being dull and hackneyed
  • n. having lost purity and freshness as a consequence of aging

Etymologies

stale +‎ -ness (Wiktionary)

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