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  Words related to quality

Related / Similar Words: caliber, calibre, timbre, timber, tone, character, lineament, choice, prime(a), prize, select

 

Definition:
  • an essential and distinguishing attribute of something or someone; "the quality of mercy is not strained"--Shakespeare;
  • a degree or grade of excellence or worth; "the quality of students has risen"; "an executive of low caliber";
  • (music) the distinctive property of a complex sound (a voice or noise or musical sound); "the timbre of her soprano was rich and lovely"; "the muffled tones of the broken bell summoned them to meet";
  • a characteristic property that defines the apparent individual nature of something; "each town has a quality all its own"; "the radical character of our demands";
  • high social status; "a man of quality";
  • of high social status; "people of quality"; "a quality family";
  • of superior grade; "choice wines"; "prime beef"; "prize carnations"; "quality paper"; "select peaches";

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    Hyponyms: appearance, visual aspect, attraction, attractiveness, clearness, clarity, uncloudedness, opacity, opaqueness, divisibility, ease, easiness, simplicity, difficulty, difficultness, suitability, suitableness, unsuitability, unsuitableness, ineptness, nature, humanness, humanity, manhood, air, aura, atmosphere, excellence, characteristic, changeableness, changeability, changelessness, unchangeability, unchangeableness, unchangingness, sameness, difference, certainty, sure thing, foregone conclusion, probability, uncertainty, uncertainness, factuality, factualness, counterfactuality, materiality, physicalness, corporeality, immateriality, incorporeality, particularity, generality, simpleness, complexity, complexness, regularity, irregularity, unregularity, mobility, immobility, pleasantness, sweetness, unpleasantness, credibility, credibleness, believability, incredibility, incredibleness, logicality, logicalness, illogicality, illogicalness, illogic, naturalness, unnaturalness, virtu, vertu, wholesomeness, unwholesomeness, morbidness, morbidity, satisfactoriness, unsatisfactoriness, ordinariness, extraordinariness, ethnicity, foreignness, strangeness, curiousness, nativeness, originality, unoriginality, correctness, rightness, incorrectness, wrongness, accuracy, truth, inaccuracy, distinction, popularity, unpopularity, lawfulness, unlawfulness, elegance, inelegance, comprehensibility, understandability, expressiveness, incomprehensibility, humaneness, inhumaneness, inhumanity, morality, immorality, amorality, divinity, holiness, sanctity, ideality, unholiness, parental quality, fidelity, faithfulness, infidelity, unfaithfulness, sophistication, worldliness, naivete, naivety, naiveness, sufficiency, adequacy, worth, worthlessness, good, goodness, bad, badness, fruitfulness, fecundity, fruitlessness, aridity, barrenness, utility, usefulness, inutility, uselessness, unusefulness, asset, plus, constructiveness, destructiveness, positivism, positivity, negativism, negativity, occidentalism, orientalism, power, powerfulness, ability, powerlessness, impotence, impotency, inability, unfitness, romanticism, romance, domesticity, infiniteness, infinitude, unboundedness, boundlessness, limitlessness, finiteness, finitude, boundedness, quantifiability, measurability, solubility, insolubility, stuff, hot stuff, humor, humour, pathos, poignancy, tone, responsiveness, unresponsiveness, subjectivism, ulteriority, superiority, high quality, inferiority, low quality, resonance, color, colour, coloration, colouration, harshness, roughness, fullness, mellowness, richness, nasality, plangency, reverberance, ringing, sonorousness, sonority, vibrancy, shrillness, stridence, stridency, register, texture

     

    Attributes: good, bad, positive, negative, superior, inferior

     

    Derivational Morphology: qualify, characterize, characterise, measure up, dispose, tone, inflect, modulate, restrict

     

    Language Translations:
    Catalan: de and qualitat and quality   Chinese: 優質 and 品质 and 性质  
    Dutch: eigenschap and kwaliteit   Esperanto: eco and kvalito  
    Finnish: hyvälaatuinen and laadukkuus and ominaisuus   French: qualité  
    German: hochklassig and Qualität   Greek: ποιότητα and ποιοτικός  
    Hebrew: איכות and איכותי and תכונה   Hungarian: minőség and tulajdonság  
    Indonesian: berkualitas   Italian: di qualità and qualità  
    Japanese: 品質 and 品質の良い and 性質   Korean: 품질  
    Polish: cecha and jakość   Portuguese: de and qualidade  
    Romanian: calitate   Russian: качественный and качество  
    Spanish: calidad and de   Swedish: kvalitet  
    Telugu: నాణ్యత  
     
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