Lexicographical Neighbors of Intimateness
Literary usage of Intimateness
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Lamp by Charles Scribner's Sons (1903)
"The force against intimateness, bred by professionalism and caste in letters, ... The intimateness of the Scot as a writer is not confined to his use of the ..."
2. A History of the Pianoforte and Pianoforte Players by Oskar Bie, Ernest Edward Kellett, Edward Woodall Naylor (1899)
"... or intimateness from the point of view of all possibilities, I have defined it very coldly. But its essential point seems to be its reactionary ..."
3. The Romantic Composers by Daniel Gregory Mason (1906)
"... lies in its intimateness, its strong personal flavor. It fascinates us by its impulsive self-revelation, its frankness, spontaneity, and enthusiasm. ..."
4. Collected Essays and Reviews by William James (1920)
"... and explains the strange intimateness of the feeling of effort to our personality. 9. To single out the sense of muscular resistance as the “force ..."
5. A New English Grammar, Logical and Historical by Henry Sweet (1900)
"... in the latter example with obscuration of the second element, showing the intimateness of the composition. 893. But the tendency to give adjectives full ..."
6. Contemporary Composers by Daniel Gregory Mason (1918)
""German music," says M. Rolland, "loses from day to day its intimateness : there is some of it still in Wolf, thanks to the exceptional misfortunes of his ..."