Definition of Exoticness

1. Noun. The quality of being exotic. "He loved the exoticism of Egypt"

Exact synonyms: Exoticism, Exotism
Generic synonyms: Curiousness, Foreignness, Strangeness
Derivative terms: Exotic, Exotic



Definition of Exoticness

1. Noun. The characteristic of being exotic; foreignness. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Exoticness

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Exoticness

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exoticization
exoticizations
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exoticizes
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exotick
exoticness (current term)
exoticnesses
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exotoxin
exotoxins
exotropia
exotropias
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exozodi
exozodiacal
exozodis
exp.

Literary usage of Exoticness

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1. A Providential Anti-Semitism: Nationalism and Polity in Nineteenth Century by William O. Oldson (1991)
"And, as might be expected, the question of "quality" emerged heightened by the exoticness of the appear- 18 See 86 & 189-90. ..."

2. Plays and Players: Leaves from a Critic's Scrapbook by Walter Prichard Eaton (1916)
"But as you and I know Egypt's queen, a certain exoticness is demanded, and neither Miss Marlowe nor Miss Anglin could find in her own personality the right ..."

3. Back from Utopia: The Challenge of the Modern Movementby Hubert-Jan Henket, Hilde Heynen by Hubert-Jan Henket, Hilde Heynen (2002)
"... the values of modernity and exoticness diminish, and, concludes Smith, it becomes paradoxically archaic.23 The incongruities of newness, history and age ..."

4. WMD Machete by Mark Plimsoll (2006)
"Over the last month, I grew accustomed to the predominant black hair and tan skins around me, but not to my own exoticness in this context. ..."

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