Definitions

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  • n. The state or quality of being thready.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Quality of being thready.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Thready character or condition.

Etymologies

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thready +‎ -ness

Examples

  • Open threadiness: Germans not liking the Google StreetView car. video, language NSFW

    Making Light: Open thread 135

  • Open threadiness: This post talks about a sad contradiction between Obama's rhetoric and actions, this time on lobbyist-friendliness.

    Making Light: Open thread 135

  • Open-threadiness: "Weather improves to allow evacuations of Machu Picchu tourists."

    Making Light: Open thread 135

  • Open threadiness: if you haven't read the personal ads in the London Review of Books, you're missing out.

    Making Light: Open thread 135

  • Open threadiness: Teach For America is looking for a NYC-based Front-end developer / web designer

    Making Light: Open thread 134

  • Open threadiness, related to the bullying thread a while back: MSNBC article on lingering health effects of chronic bullying

    Making Light: Open thread 134

  • Open-threadiness: I wonder how many news stories have been released or allowed to come out in the last few days, specifically to hide in the shadow of the Haitian earthquake.

    Making Light: Open thread 134

  • Open threadiness: I am almost literally dancing with geeky joy.

    Making Light: Open thread 134

  • Open threadiness: Free book or rather, galley giveaway of The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, who died in 1951 but lives on through HeLa, the first immortal cell line.

    Making Light: Open thread 134

  • More open-threadiness: the New Yorker profiles Nobel-winning economist and SF convention attender Paul Krugman.

    Making Light: Open thread 135

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