Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
- The state or quality of being continuous.
1867, Henry Noble Day, The Art of Discourse:
- Continuousness is that property of style which represents the thought as connected and flowing.
1992, William Frawley, Linguistic Semantics:
- Statives, however, are characterized by internal homogeneity and continuousness; they are unbounded in time, just as mass nouns are unbounded in space.