2 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Curiousness \Cu"ri*ous*ness\, noun

1. Carefulness; painstaking. [Obs.]

My father's care With curiousness and cost did train me up. -- Massinger.

2. The state of being curious; exactness of workmanship; ingenuity of contrivance.

3. Inquisitiveness; curiosity.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:



1: a state of active curiosity [syn: {curiousness}, {inquisitiveness}]

2: the quality of being alien or not native; "the strangeness of a foreigner" [syn: {foreignness}, {strangeness}, {curiousness}] [ant: {nativeness}]

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