mundanity

[muhn-dan-i-tee]
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noun, plural mun·dan·i·ties.

the condition or quality of being mundane; mundaneness.
an instance of being mundane: one of the mundanities of everyday life.

Nearby words

  1. muncie,
  2. munda,
  3. mundane,
  4. mundane astrology,
  5. mundanely,
  6. mundelein,
  7. mundify,
  8. mundugumor,
  9. mundungus,
  10. mung

Origin of mundanity

First recorded in 1495–1505; mundane + -ity

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Examples from the Web for mundanity

  • In their midst one breathes a certain heady vapor of mundanity.

    The Simple Life|Charles Wagner


Word Origin and History for mundanity

mundanity

n.

c.1500, from Middle French mondanité or directly from Medieval Latin mundanitatem (nominative mundanitas), from Late Latin mundanus "belonging to the world" (see mundane).

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper