crassitude

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n crassitude the quality of being crass--devoid of refinement
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Crassitude Grossness; coarseness; thickness; density.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n crassitude Coarseness; thickness; denseness.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Crassitude coarseness: density: stupidity
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. crassitudo,
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
O. Fr. cras—L. crassus.

Usage

In literature:

What then is this Crassitude of the water, with which it resisteth Division?
"Discourse on Floating Bodies" by Galileo Galilei
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