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toothless

adjective uk   us   /ˈtuːθ.ləs/

toothless adjective (NO TEETH)

having no teeth: an ugly toothless old hag

toothless adjective (NO POWER)

used to describe an organization or a rule that has no power: This well-intentioned but toothless law will do nothing to improve the situation.
Translations of “toothless”
in Chinese (Traditional) 沒牙的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 没牙的…
(Definition of toothless from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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