Definition of starkness


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • starkness is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 13 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • starkness is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 14 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of starkness

  • the quality of being complete or utter or extreme (noun)

    Examples

    1. the starkness of his contrast between justice and fairness was open to many objections

    Synonyms

    1. absoluteness
    2. utterness

  • an extreme lack of furnishings or ornamentation (noun)

    Examples

    1. I was struck by the starkness of my father's room

    Synonyms

    1. bareness

See definition of starkness in Merriam Webster