nimiety

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n nimiety a quantity much larger than is needed
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Nimiety State of being in excess. "There is a nimiety , a too-muchness, in all Germans."
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n nimiety The state of being too much; redundancy; excess.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Nimiety ni-mī′e-ti (rare) state of being too much.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. nimietas, fr. nimius, a., nimis, adv., too much
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. nimietasnimis, too much.