felicity

  • 1 Felicity — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Felicity Título Felicity Creado por J.J. Abrams Matt Reeves Reparto Keri Russell Scott Speedman Tangi Miller Scott Foley Amanda Foreman Greg Grunberg Amy Jo Johnson …

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  • 2 Felicity — Titre original Felicity Genre Série dramatique Créateur(s) J. J. Abrams Matt Reeves Musique W.G. Snuffy Walden Pays d’origine …

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  • 3 Felicity — Fe*lic i*ty, n.; pl. {Felicities}. [OE. felicite, F. f[ e]licit[ e], fr. L. felicitas, fr. felix, icis, happy, fruitful; akin to fetus.] 1. The state of being happy; blessedness; blissfulness; enjoyment of good. [1913 Webster] Our own felicity we …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 Felicity — bezeichnet eine Stadt in Ohio, siehe Felicity (Ohio) eine US amerikanische Fernsehserie, siehe Felicity (Fernsehserie) einen weiblichen Vornamen, siehe Felicity (Vorname) Diese Seite ist eine Begriffsklärung zur …

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  • 5 Felicity — Felicity, OH U.S. village in Ohio Population (2000): 922 Housing Units (2000): 370 Land area (2000): 0.267183 sq. miles (0.692000 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.267183 sq. miles (0.692000 sq.… …

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  • 6 Felicity, OH — U.S. village in Ohio Population (2000): 922 Housing Units (2000): 370 Land area (2000): 0.267183 sq. miles (0.692000 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.267183 sq. miles (0.692000 sq. km) FIPS code …

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  • 7 felicity — [n1] happiness bliss, cheerfulness, contentment, delight, ecstasy, elation, enjoyment, euphoria, exhilaration, exuberance, glee, good spirits, joviality, joy, jubilation, merriment, mirth, pleasure, rapture, well being; concept 410 felicity [n2]… …

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  • 8 felicity — index gift (flair), propensity, propriety (appropriateness), prosperity, skill Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton …

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  • 9 Felicity — f English: from the abstract noun denoting luck or good fortune (via Old French from Latin felicitās; cf. FELIX (SEE Felix)). The English vocabulary word was first used as a given name in the 17th century. It also represents the English form of… …

    First names dictionary

  • 10 felicity — late 14c., from O.Fr. felicite (14c.) happiness, from L. felicitatem (nom. felicitas) happiness, fertility, from felix (gen. felicis) happy, fortunate, fruitful, fertile, from L. root *fe , equivalent of PIE *dhe(i) to suck, suckle, produce,… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 11 felicity — *happiness, bliss, beatitude, blessedness Analogous words: rapture, transport, *ecstasy: joy, delight, delectation, *pleasure, fruition Antonyms: misery …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 12 felicity — ► NOUN (pl. felicities) 1) complete happiness. 2) the ability to express oneself appropriately. 3) a felicitous feature of a work of literature or art. ORIGIN Latin felicitas, from felix happy …

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  • 13 felicity — [fə lis′i tē] n. pl. felicities [ME felicite < OFr felicité < L felicitas, happiness < felix (gen. felicis), happy, orig., fertile, fruitful, nourishing: for IE base see FEMALE] 1. happiness; bliss 2. anything producing happiness; good… …

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  • 14 Felicity — infobox television show name = Felicity caption = Felicity intertitle format = Drama runtime = approx. 45 min. creator = J. J. Abrams Matt Reeves starring = Keri Russell Scott Speedman Tangi Miller Scott Foley Amanda Foreman Greg Grunberg Amy Jo… …

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  • 15 felicity — [[t]fɪlɪ̱sɪti[/t]] 1) N UNCOUNT Felicity is great happiness and pleasure. [LITERARY] ...joy and felicity. Syn: joy 2) N UNCOUNT Felicity is the quality of being good, pleasant, or desirable. [LITERARY] ...his conversational manner and easy verbal …

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  • 16 felicity — noun (plural ties) Etymology: Middle English felicite, from Anglo French felicité, from Latin felicitat , felicitas, from felic , felix fruitful, happy more at feminine Date: 14th century 1. a. the quality or state of being happy; especially… …

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  • 17 felicity — /fi lis i tee/, n., pl. felicities. 1. the state of being happy, esp. in a high degree; bliss: marital felicity. 2. an instance of this. 3. a source of happiness. 4. a skillful faculty: felicity of expression. 5. an instance or display of this:… …

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  • 18 felicity — fe|li|ci|ty [fıˈlısıti] n formal [Date: 1300 1400; : Old French; Origin: felicité, from Latin felix happy ] 1.) [U] happiness ▪ domestic felicity 2.) [U] the quality of being well chosen or suitable ▪ a felicity of language …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 19 felicity — noun formal 1 (U) happiness: domestic felicity 2 (U) the quality of being well chosen or suitable: the felicity of this arrangement 3 felicities (plural) suitable or well chosen remarks or details …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 20 felicity — [14] Felicity and its relatives felicitous [18] and felicitate [17] all come ultimately from Latin fēlīx. This originally meant ‘fruitful’ (it is probably related to English fecund and foetus) but by classical times had progressed semantically… …

    The Hutchinson dictionary of word origins


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