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  Definition of severity
  1. excessive sternness; "severity of character"; "the harshness of his punishment was inhuman"; "the rigors of boot camp"
  2. something hard to endure; "the asperity of northern winters"
  3. used of the degree of something undesirable e.g. pain or weather
Similar Words: harshness, rigor, rigour, inclemency, hardness, stiffness, asperity, grimness, hardship, rigorousness, badness

 

Hyponyms: seriousness, distressfulness

 

 
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