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weightless

weight·less

weightless

 
pronunciation:
weIt lihs
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part of speech: adjective
definition: having, or seeming to have, little or no weight; not controlled by gravity.
He felt weightless as he jumped off the diving board.
 
derivations: weightlessly (adv.), weightlessness (n.)
Word Parts
The word weightless 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