Definitions of severity

  1. something hard to endure; "the asperity of northern winters" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. used of the degree of something undesirable e.g. pain or weather Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. excessive sternness; "severity of character"; "the harshness of his punishment was inhuman"; "the rigors of boot camp" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. The quality or state of being severe. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. Gravity or austerity; extreme strictness; rigor; harshness; as, the severity of a reprimand or a reproof; severity of discipline or government; severity of penalties. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. The quality or power of distressing or paining; extreme degree; extremity; intensity; inclemency; as, the severity of pain or anguish; the severity of cold or heat; the severity of the winter. Webster Dictionary DB
  7. Harshness; cruel treatment; sharpness of punishment; as, severity practiced on prisoners of war. Webster Dictionary DB
  8. Exactness; rigorousness; strictness; as, the severity of a test. Webster Dictionary DB
  9. The quality of being stern or strict; harshness; rigor; gravity; sharpness; strictness; lack of ornament, as in dress. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  10. Quality of being severe: gravity: harshness: exactness: inclemency. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  11. The quality of being severe; harshness; rigour; austerity; extreme degree; extreme coldness. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  12. Cruel treatment; harshness; rigour; extreme strictness; extreme degree. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  13. n. Quality of being severe;- gravity or austerity;-extreme strictness; - extreme coldness or inclemency;-harshness; cruel treatment; -exactness; rigorousness;-strictness; rigid accuracy. Cabinet Dictionary

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