Etymology
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sameness (n.)

1580s, "oneness, unity, absence or negation of otherness," from same + -ness. From 1743 (Walpole's letters) as "want of variety, monotony."

updated on December 06, 2021

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Definitions of sameness from WordNet

sameness (n.)
the quality of being alike;
sameness of purpose kept them together
sameness (n.)
the quality of wearisome constancy, routine, and lack of variety;
he hated the sameness of the food the college served
Synonyms: monotony / humdrum
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