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endless

end·less

endless

 
 
pronunciation:
end lihs
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: having or seeming to have no end; without limits; infinite.
We travelled endless highways on our trip last summer.The possibilities for the future are endless.The sky over the desert looks endless.
synonyms:
countless, infinite
antonyms:
limited
similar words:
eternal, everlasting, immeasurable, vast
definition 2: without ends; continuous.
A rubber band is endless.
synonyms:
continuous
derivations: endlessly (adv.), endlessness (n.)
Word Parts
The word endless contains the following part:
-less Middle English adjective-forming suffix that means without
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The suffix -less attaches primarily to monosyllabic English nouns. However, -less is a fully productive suffix, meaning it can be added to any noun to form legitimate new words.
synonyms:
a-1, an-1
antonyms:
-ful1