wordswarm.net: free dictionary lookup
Wordswarms From Years Past


13-Letter Words
12-Letter Words
11-Letter Words
10-Letter Words
9-Letter Words
8-Letter Words
7-Letter Words
6-Letter Words
5-Letter Words
4-Letter Words
3-Letter Words


Adjacent Words

Refraction circle
Refraction of latitude
Refractive
refractive index
refractively
refractiveness
refractivity
refractometer
refractometric
refractometry
refractor
refractorily
Refractory
refractory anaemia
refractory anemia
refractory period
refractory phase
refractory pot
refractory-lined
refracture
Refragability
Refragable
Refragableness
Refragate
Refrain

Refractoriness definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

REFRACT'ORINESS, n. [from refractory.]
Perverse or sullen obstinacy in opposition or disobedience.
I never allowed any man's refractoriness against the privileges and orders of the house.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: the trait of being unmanageable [syn: refractoriness, unmanageableness, recalcitrance, recalcitrancy]

Merriam Webster's

noun see refractory I

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Refractoriness Re*frac"to*ri*ness, n. The quality or condition of being refractory.



Wordswarm.net: Look up a word or phrase

 


wordswarm.net: free dictionary lookup