the quality or state of universality or totality.

Origin of allness

First recorded in 1645–55; all + -ness Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for allness

Historical Examples of allness

  • And if it's no more—than all have known, I only say it's worth the allness!


    Susan Glaspell

  • God's law reaches and destroys evil by virtue of the allness of God.

    No and Yes

    Mary Baker Eddy

  • Or oneness of allness: scientific works and social registers: a Goldstein who can't get in as Goldstein, gets in as Jackson.

  • It's what makes them too smug in allness—those dead things on the edge, died, distorted—trying to get through.


    Susan Glaspell

  • When Josè met Carmen she was holding steadfastly to her vision––the immanence and allness of God.

    Carmen Ariza

    Charles Francis Stocking