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Advantageousness

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Advanta'geousness. n.s. [from advantageous.] Quality of being advantageous; profitableness; usefulness; convenience.

The last property, which qualifies God for the fittest object of our love, is, the advantageousness of his to us, both in the present and the future life. Boyle's Seraphic Love.

Sources: Boyle, Robert (84)

Attributes: Noun Substantive (1269)

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Cite this page: Johnson, Samuel. "Advantageousness." A Dictionary of the English Language: A Digital Edition of the 1755 Classic by Samuel Johnson. Edited by Brandi Besalke. Last modified: May 22, 2014. http://johnsonsdictionaryonline.com/?p=14387.


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