The Ad Hoc NESS Monster


If there's a quality for which we have an adjective, but the corresponding noun is missing, or is deemed insufficiently evocative, it is always possible to append the suffix ness and give the adjective the desired nounness that will allow it to fit into the appropriate gap in a sentence!

Here we list some odd coinages of words that end with ness:


Last modified on 11 June 2022.