Associations to the word «Vagueness»


VAGUENESS, noun. (uncountable) The condition of being unclear; vague.
VAGUENESS, noun. (countable) Something which is vague, or an instance or example of vagueness.

Dictionary definition

VAGUENESS, noun. Unclearness by virtue of being poorly expressed or not coherent in meaning; "the Conservative manifesto is a model of vagueness"; "these terms were used with a vagueness that suggested little or no thought about what each might convey".
VAGUENESS, noun. Indistinctness of shape or character; "the scene had the swirling vagueness of a painting by Turner".

Wise words

Every once in a while, you let a word or phrase out and you want to catch it and bring it back. You can't do that. It's gone, gone forever.
Dan Quayle