Limpidity



[lim-pid] /ˈlɪm pɪd/

adjective
1.
clear, transparent, or pellucid, as water, crystal, or air:
We could see to the very bottom of the limpid pond.
2.
free from obscurity; lucid; clear:
a limpid style; limpid prose.
3.
completely calm; without distress or worry:
a limpid, emotionless existence.
/ˈlɪmpɪd/
adjective
1.
clear or transparent
2.
(esp of writings, style, etc) free from obscurity
3.
calm; peaceful
n.

1650s, from French limpidité or directly from Late Latin limpiditatem (nominative limpiditas) “clarity,” from Latin limpidus (see limpid).
adj.

c.1600, from French limpide (15c.) and directly from Latin limpidus “clear,” from limpa “water goddess, water;” probably cognate with lympha “clear liquid” (see lymph). Related: Limpidly.

Tagged:

Read Also:

  • Limpkin

    [limp-kin] /ˈlɪmp kɪn/ noun 1. a large, loud-voiced, wading bird, Aramus guarauna, intermediate in size and character between the cranes and the rails, of the warmer regions of America. /ˈlɪmpkɪn/ noun 1. a rail-like wading bird, Aramus guarauna, of tropical American marshes, having dark brown plumage with white markings and a wailing cry: order Gruiformes […]

  • Limply

    [limp] /lɪmp/ adjective, limper, limpest. 1. lacking stiffness or firmness, as of substance, fiber, structure, or bodily frame: a limp body. 2. lacking vitality; weary; tired; fatigued: Limp with exhaustion, she dropped into the nearest chair. 3. without firmness, force, energy, etc., as of character: limp, spiritless prose. 4. flexible; not stiff or rigid: a […]



  • Limpness

    [limp] /lɪmp/ adjective, limper, limpest. 1. lacking stiffness or firmness, as of substance, fiber, structure, or bodily frame: a limp body. 2. lacking vitality; weary; tired; fatigued: Limp with exhaustion, she dropped into the nearest chair. 3. without firmness, force, energy, etc., as of character: limp, spiritless prose. 4. flexible; not stiff or rigid: a […]

  • Limp noodle

    adjective : outdated postures, overused jokes, and limp-noodle romantic ballads noun phrase Something or someone feeble, tasteless, and without distinction: Warren Christopher has shown himself to be a limp noodle of a persuader (1970s+)



Disclaimer: Limpidity definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.