blandness vs suavity what difference

what is difference between blandness and suavity

English

Etymology

bland +‎ -ness

Noun

blandness (countable and uncountable, plural blandnesses)

  1. The state, quality, or characteristic of being bland.

Translations



English

Etymology

suave +‎ -ity, from Latin suavitas.

Noun

suavity (countable and uncountable, plural suavities)

  1. The quality of being sweet or pleasing to the mind; agreeableness; pleasantness
    • 1881, Robert Louis Stevenson, Virginibus Puerisque:
      […] nothing, not even the crude curves of the railway, can utterly deform the suavity of contour of one bay after another along the whole reach of the Riviera.
  2. (obsolete) Sweetness to the taste.

See also

  • suaveness
  • blandness

References

  • Travels with a Donkey in the Cévennes

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