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sightless

sight·less

sightless

 
pronunciation:
saIt lihs
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part of speech: adjective
definition: incapable of seeing; blind.
synonyms:
blind, eyeless, stone-blind, visionless
antonyms:
sighted
similar words:
gravel-blind, nyctalopic, purblind, sand-blind
derivations: sightlessly (adv.), sightlessness (n.)
Word Parts
The word sightless 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