But beyond that, it also has an aura about it, a mysticism of exclusiveness, that makes it rather forbidding.
It was the exclusiveness of the Jew which created and which, alas, prevents from dying, the prejudice against them.
These two assertions are by their exclusiveness equally false.
Each will lose something of his present cocksureness and exclusiveness.
They were shunned, and they had reacted to exclusion by exclusiveness.
But the few men I might have cared for were frightened off by my money, or discouraged by my popularity and exclusiveness.
It rests on two qualities, our moderation and our exclusiveness.
Not a vestige of 'State' exclusiveness is there in the clause.
exclusiveness is a constricting cord that strangles progress.
This gave us some idea as to the reason for their exclusiveness.
mid-15c., "so as to exclude," from Medieval Latin exclusivus, from exclus-, past participle stem of excludere (see exclude).
Of monopolies, rights, franchises, etc., from 1760s; of social circles, clubs, etc., "unwilling to admit outsiders," from 1822. Related: Exclusively; exclusiveness.