# happinesses

## EnglishEdit

### NounEdit

**happinesses**

- plural of
*happiness***1994**, Necip Fikri Alican, Mill's Principle of Utility: A Defense of John Stuart Mill's Notorious Proof, page 110:- Notwithstanding the temptation to use familiar mathematical or sociopolitical models to explain Mill's elusive notion, the general happiness of a population is neither the sum total or arithmetic average of the several
**happinesses**of individual persons in the population...

#### Usage notesEdit

*Happinesses* is used when there are multiple forms or measures of happiness which are to be distinguished. Typically happiness is uncountable.