Origin of uneven
Examples from the Web for unevenness
The truth is, there's a lot of unevenness about every season of SNL, stretching back to the classic days.
And the expression is so liable to unevenness as to be less worthy than it should be.Expository Writing|Mervin James Curl
The unevenness of the rocks exposed him to incessant stumbling.Mathieu Ropars: et cetera|William Young
The unevenness of the plain and occasional rock outcroppings made the work exasperatingly slow.First on the Moon|Jeff Sutton
British Dictionary definitions for unevenness
Word Origin and History for unevenness
Old English unefen "unequal," from un- (1) "not" + even (adj.). Cf. Old Frisian oniovn, Middle Dutch oneven, Old High German uneban, German uneben, Old Norse ujafn. Meaning "irregular, broken, rugged" (in reference to terrain, etc.) is recorded from late 13c.