[ thing-nis ]
/ ˈθɪŋ nɪs /
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Shoelaces, rainbow, toothpaste, and haircuts are all what type of noun?
Also thing·hood [thing-hood]. /ˈθɪŋˌhʊd/.
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Example sentences from the Web for thingness
Either we perceive the real or we do not; either the pure thingness of all objects can be perceived or it cannot be perceived.The Mystery of Space|Robert T. Browne