Generality - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˌdʒenəˈræləti|  American pronunciation of the word generality
Brit.  |dʒɛnəˈralɪti|  British pronunciation of the word generality

noun

- an idea or conclusion having general application (syn: generalisation, generalization)
- the quality of being general or widespread or having general applicability

Examples

He spoke in generalities as he discussed his plans for the future.

I noticed the generality of the language he used in discussing his plans.

The Secretary of State has given us nothing today but bland generalities.

Temporary workers are considerably younger than the generality of workers.

Word forms

noun
singular: generality
plural: generalities
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