suffix uk
/-ləs/ /-lɪs/ us

› used to form adjectives meaning 'without (the thing mentioned)': meaningless friendless

(Definition of -less suffix from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus
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November 26, 2014

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