Definitions

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  • noun The state or condition of being worldless.

Etymologies

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worldless +‎ -ness

Examples

  • Again, we have in the reference to the "worldlessness" of instrumental calculation and its effects a unique Arendtian usage.

    amor mundi

  • Frankenstein appears to have more reality than the worldlessness that constitutes Matilda.

    Attached to Reading: Mary Shelley's Psychical Reality

  • I had never said as much to any one before, but his watching eyes made me forget my shy worldlessness.

    The White People

  • I had never said as much to any one before, but his watching eyes made me forget my shy worldlessness.

    The White People

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