freshness

Primary Meanings of freshness

1.
n
the property of being pure and fresh (as if newly made); not stale or deteriorated
2.
n
originality by virtue of being refreshingly novel
3.
n
an alert and refreshed state
4.
n
the trait of being rude and impertinent; inclined to take liberties
Full Definitions of freshness
1

n the property of being pure and fresh (as if newly made); not stale or deteriorated

“she loved the freshness of newly baked bread”
“the freshness of the air revived him”
Antonyms:
staleness
having lost purity and freshness as a consequence of aging
Types:
crispness
a pleasing firmness and freshness
Type of:
newness
the quality of being new; the opposite of oldness
2

n originality by virtue of being refreshingly novel

Synonyms:
novelty
Type of:
originality
the quality of being new and original (not derived from something else)

n originality by virtue of being new and surprising

Synonyms:
novelty
Type of:
originality
the ability to think and act independently
3

n an alert and refreshed state

Synonyms:
glow
Type of:
good health, healthiness
the state of being vigorous and free from bodily or mental disease
4

n the trait of being rude and impertinent; inclined to take liberties

Synonyms:
cheekiness, crust, gall, impertinence, impudence, insolence
Types:
chutzpa, chutzpah, hutzpah
(Yiddish) unbelievable gall; insolence; audacity
Type of:
discourtesy, rudeness
a manner that is rude and insulting

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