togetherness

[ tuh-geth-er-nis ]
/ təˈgɛð ər nɪs /

noun

warm fellowship, as among members of a family.
the quality, state, or condition of being together.

Origin of togetherness

First recorded in 1650–60; together + -ness
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British Dictionary definitions for togetherness

togetherness

/ (təˈɡɛðənɪs) /

noun

a feeling of closeness or affection from being united with other people
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Word Origin and History for togetherness

togetherness


n.

1650s, "state of being together," from together + -ness. Sense of "fellowship, fellow-feeling," is from 1930.

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