Definition of elaborateness in US English:



  • See elaborate

    • ‘The elaborateness of their adornments and the skill of their depiction has scholars intrigued and visitors like us entranced.’
    • ‘The dance form of Kathakali has become very popular over the years, captivating hearts worldwide with its elaborateness.’
    • ‘They don't lie about these things - why, the very elaborateness of their outlandish tales is proof that something happened.’
    • ‘Despite the elaborateness of many of the intellectualizing defenses in ethnic humor, we do not believe that such maneuvers actually reverse the perceptions of the victims.’
    • ‘I could go on and on about the degree of deception, the elaborateness of the country's program to maintain its weapons capabilities.’