otiosity

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French ociosité, from Latin otiositas, from Latin otiosus + -itas (-ity).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /oʊʃiːɒsədiː/, /oʊdiːɒsədiː/

Noun[edit]

otiosity (countable and uncountable, plural otiosities)

  1. The state or quality of being otiose.

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