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freshness


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Freshness  \Fresh"ness\,  n. 
  The  state  of  being  fresh. 
 
  The  Scots  had  the  advantage  both  for  number  and 
  freshness  of  men.  --Hayward. 
 
  And  breathe  the  freshness  of  the  open  air.  --Dryden. 
 
  Her  cheeks  their  freshness  lose  and  wonted  grace. 
  --Granville. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  freshness 
  n  1:  the  property  of  being  pure  and  fresh  (as  if  newly  made);  not 
  stale  or  deteriorated;  "she  loved  the  freshness  of  newly 
  baked  bread";  "the  freshness  of  the  air  revived  him" 
  [ant:  {staleness}] 
  2:  originality  by  virtue  of  being  refreshingly  novel  [syn:  {novelty}] 
  3:  an  alert  and  refreshed  state  [syn:  {glow}] 
  4:  originality  by  virtue  of  being  new  and  surprising  [syn:  {novelty}] 
  5:  the  trait  of  being  rude  and  impertinent;  inclined  to  take 
  liberties  [syn:  {crust},  {gall},  {impertinence},  {impudence}, 
  {insolence},  {cheekiness}] 




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