Quiddity Meaning

There are 2 meaning(s) for word Quiddity

Quiddity Meaning 1 : the essence that makes something the kind of thing it is and makes it different from any other

    Synonyms : haecceity
Quiddity Meaning 2 : an evasion of the point of an argument by raising irrelevant distinctions or objections

    Synonyms : cavil,  quibble