Dictionary.com
definitions
  • synonyms

exteriority

[ik-steer-ee-awr-i-tee, -or-]
See more synonyms on Thesaurus.com
noun, plural ex·te·ri·or·i·ties.
  1. the state or fact of being exterior.
  2. something exterior.

Origin of exteriority

First recorded in 1605–15; exterior + -ity
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for exteriority

Historical Examples

  • Exteriority does not interest Poictevin, who is nevertheless a landscape painter; intimate and charming.

    Egoists

    James Huneker

  • This feeling of exteriority of sound seems to require transmission through the membrana tympani.


  • About
  • Cookies, Terms, & Privacy
© 2018 Dictionary.com, LLC.