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n. The state or condition of being blocky.

Usage examples of "blockiness".

The sofa and matching armchairs were of bright floral chintz, the coffee table and end tables of maple, with the blockiness of early-American furniture popular during the fifties.

Except for size, at first glance the buildings seemed much alike, whitewashed rammed earth, their blockiness softened by erosion.

The software on this Quantel compensates for all the usual problems you get from digital enlargement the blockiness and all that.

  Stonar's childhood nickname fitted him even better now:  the blockiness had hardened.

Stonar's childhood nickname fitted him even better now: the blockiness had hardened.

A gleaming contrast to the general blockiness of the place, and most of all the clear surliness of the citizens.