What does BARRENNESS mean?

BARRENNESS meaning in General Dictionary

the health of becoming barren sterility unproductiveness

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  • the grade of producing absolutely nothing of price
  • hawaii (usually of a lady) of having no young ones or being unable to have kiddies
  • The condition of becoming barren; sterility; unproductiveness.

BARRENNESS meaning in Law Dictionary

Sterility; the incapacity to bear young ones.


BARRENNESS meaning in Etymology Dictionary

belated 14c., literal; mid-14c., figurative (of religious emptiness), from barren + -ness.


BARRENNESS meaning in General Dictionary

(n.) The health of becoming barren; sterility; unproductiveness.


Sentence Examples with the word BARRENNESS

Akhdar is wonderful and is in striking contrast to the barrenness of so much of the coast; water issues in perennial springs from many rocky clefts, and is carefully husbanded by the ingenuity of the people; underground channels, known here as faluj, precisely similar to the kanat or karez of Persia and Afghanistan, are also largely used.

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