nastiness

DEFINITIONS OF: nastiness

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n the quality of being unpleasant

“I flinched at the nastiness of his wound”
Antonyms:
niceness
the quality of nice
Types:
beastliness
unpleasant nastiness; used especially of nasty weather
Type of:
unpleasantness
the quality of giving displeasure

n malevolence by virtue of being malicious or spiteful or nasty

Synonyms:
bitchiness, cattiness, spite, spitefulness
Type of:
malevolence, malevolency, malice
the quality of threatening evil

n a state characterized by foul or disgusting dirt and refuse

Synonyms:
filth, filthiness, foulness
Type of:
unsanitariness
a state that is not conducive to health
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