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groundless

ground·less

groundless

 
pronunciation:
graUnd lihs
features:
Word Combinations (adjective), Word Parts
part of speech: adjective
definition: not having a logical foundation; unsubstantiated.
groundless suspicions
synonyms:
baseless, tenuous, unfounded, unsubstantial, unwarranted
antonyms:
well-founded, well-grounded
similar words:
conjectural, erroneous, faulty, hypothetical, idle, illogical, irrational, speculative
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derivations: groundlessly (adv.), groundlessness (n.)
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