Definition of figurativeness in US English:

figurativeness

noun

  • See figurative

    • ‘That figurativeness was really funny.’
    • ‘Förster's figurativeness never corresponded to the dogmas of socialist realism, and was misunderstood and massively criticised in the early years of the GDR.’
    • ‘The works are unified - surprisingly, given the figurativeness of the show - by abstract elements used by all of the artists.’

Pronunciation

figurativeness

/ˈfiɡ(y)ərədivnəs//ˈfɪɡ(j)ərədɪvnəs/