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Definition of Foodlessness
1. [n -ES]
Lexicographical Neighbors of Foodlessness
Literary usage of Foodlessness
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. A Commentary: Critical, Practical and Explanatory, on the Old and New by Robert Jamieson, Andrew Robert Fausset, David Brown (1883)
"Hunger and thirst " are not synonymous with " foodlessness " (as the Greek of "fastings" means), Lut are its consequences, cold... nakedness —" cold ..."
2. The Nineteenth Century (1891)
"Through the growing darkness one could watch the streaks of flame foreshortened close below us; and nerves tried by a long day of foodlessness, excitement, ..."
3. The Face of the Deep: A Devotional Commentary on the Apocalypse by Christina Georgina Rossetti (1892)
"Famine : yet not absolute foodlessness ; else, why the pair of balances ? But first let us note these Balances, the established insignia of Justice. ..."
4. Good Words by Norman Macleod (1873)
"The days on which they have liad " a bellyful " have been red-letter days with them, and they have experienced their days of toul foodlessness, the half or ..."