Definition of Expeditiousness

1. Noun. The property of being prompt and efficient. "It was done with dispatch"

Exact synonyms: Despatch, Dispatch, Expedition
Generic synonyms: Celerity, Quickness, Rapidity, Rapidness, Speediness
Derivative terms: Dispatch, Expeditious, Expeditious



Definition of Expeditiousness

1. Noun. The state of being expeditious; celerity, rapidity or speed ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Expeditiousness

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Expeditiousness

expedite
expedited
expeditely
expediteness
expediter
expediters
expedites
expediting
expedition
expeditionary
expeditionist
expeditionists
expeditions
expeditious
expeditiously
expeditiousness (current term)
expeditive
expeditor
expeditors
expel
expeled
expelee
expelees
expeling
expellable
expellant
expellants
expelled
expellee
expellees

Literary usage of Expeditiousness

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1. The Westminster Review by John Chapman, Charles William Wason (1828)
"Cheapness and expeditiousness are the chief requisites in a process for enforcing payment of ... Cheapness and expeditiousness have not been usually the ..."

2. Summarized Proceedings ... and a Directory of Members (1858)
"All the assays hitherto mentioned are performed in the dry way alone, and this is one of the main causes of their expeditiousness. ..."

3. Library Journal by American Library Association, Library Association (1896)
"... whole in the direction of greater case and expeditiousness in the transmission of books to readers, which is the main object of a library's existence. ..."

4. The American Political Science Review (1920)
"... the town clerk and his staff did their work with noteworthy expeditiousness and accuracy. Although no special steps were taken to instruct the voters, ..."

5. Allen's Synonyms and Antonyms by Frederic Sturges Allen (1920)
"... any haste), press, expedition, dispatch, expeditiousness; spec. posthaste (rare as a noun), rashness, bustle, hustle, impetuosity, hastiness. ..."

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