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Meaning of NASTINESS

Pronunciation:  n'asteenus

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the quality of being unpleasant; "I flinched at the nastiness of his wound"
  2. [n]  malevolence by virtue of being malicious or spiteful or nasty
  3. [n]  a state characterized by foul or disgusting dirt and refuse
 

NASTINESS is a 9 letter word that starts with N.

 

 Synonyms: bitchiness, cattiness, filth, filthiness, foulness, spite, spitefulness
 
 Antonyms: niceness
 
 See Also: beastliness, malevolence, malevolency, malice, unpleasantness, unsanitariness

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Nas"ti*ness\, n.
The quality or state of being nasty; extreme filthness;
dirtiness; also, indecency; obscenity.

      The nastiness of Plautus and Aristophanes. --Dryden.

 

 

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