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nameless

name·less

nameless

 
pronunciation:
neIm lihs
features:
Word Parts
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: without any name.
antonyms:
named
definition 2: having a concealed identity; anonymous.
a nameless source
antonyms:
named
similar words:
anonymous
definition 3: impossible to express; indescribable.
nameless terror
antonyms:
nameable, named
definition 4: unknown to later ages; without specific identity.
the nameless millions who preceded us
derivations: namelessly (adv.), namelessness (n.)
Word Parts
The word nameless 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