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nihility Line breaks: ni¦hil|ity
Pronunciation: /nʌɪˈhɪlɪti/

Definition of nihility in English:


[mass noun] rare
Non-existence; nothingness.
Example sentences
  • Even the scientist, as an individual human being, may come face to face with nihility opening up to the ground of human existence itself.


Late 17th century: from medieval Latin nihilitas, from Latin nihil 'nothing'.

Words that rhyme with nihility

ability, agility, civility, debility, docility, edibility, facility, fertility, flexility, fragility, futility, gentility, hostility, humility, imbecility, infantility, juvenility, liability, mobility, nobility, nubility, puerility, senility, servility, stability, sterility, tactility, tranquillity (US tranquility), usability, utility, versatility, viability, virility, volatility
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