What does the word propinquity mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Nearness; kinship.

Usage examples for propinquity

  1. In the last analysis Propinquity and the Purse are the Mothers of Trade Alliance. – The War After the War by Isaac Frederick Marcosson
  2. That same chord within him thrilled to her voice, her propinquity. – The Sign of the Spider by Bertram Mitford
  3. You've fallen a victim to propinquity, as many another has done before you, and the best thing for you is to go away- as we are going- and see how this- er- fancy stands the test of time and different surroundings. – Harley Greenoak's Charge by Bertram Mitford