Definition of earliness in US English:



  • See early

    • ‘I didn't sleep a wink last night for thinking about everything, hence the unearthly earliness of these posts.’
    • ‘Mike was complaining about everyone's earliness.’
    • ‘Part of the excitement was the earliness of the departure.’
    • ‘This variety is touted for earliness, flavor and its manageable 6-to 7-pound size with harvest about 58 days from transplants, 79 days from seed.’
    • ‘The earliness of the crop may help it escape severe yield loss due to rust and mildew but, undoubtedly these diseases will have some impact on the yields.’