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bloodless

blood·less

bloodless

pronunciation:
bluhd lihs
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: without, or as without, blood or enough blood; pale.
antonyms:
sanguine
definition 2: without bloodshed.
a bloodless coup
definition 3: without spirit or feeling.
a bloodless writing style
derivations: bloodlessly (adv.), bloodlessness (n.)
Word Parts
The word bloodless 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