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English definition of “toothless”

toothless

adjective uk   /ˈtuːθ.ləs/ us  

toothless adjective (NO TEETH)

having no teeth: an ugly toothless old hag

toothless adjective (NO POWER)

describes an organization or a rule that has no power: This well-intentioned but toothless law will do nothing to improve the situation.
(Definition of toothless from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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