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cloudless

[kloud-lis] /ˈklaʊd lɪs/
adjective
1.
having no clouds; clear:
a cloudless sky.
Origin of cloudless
1350-1400
1350-1400; Middle English. See cloud, -less
Related forms
cloudlessly, adverb
cloudlessness, noun
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  • The early July days were cloudless and full of hot, stinging noises.

    Four Girls and a Compact Annie Hamilton Donnell
  • The rain was over, and the moon was shining in a cloudless sky.

    Henry Dunbar M. E. Braddon
  • A cloudless sky has a peacock in it, whose servants are the eagles.

    Aino Folk-Tales Basil Hall Chamberlain
  • He gazed long and earnestly at the hard, cold, cloudless sky.

    The Hound From The North Ridgwell Cullum
  • It was all in bright and warm weather, under a cloudless sky.

    The Siege of Boston Allen French
  • It was a glorious autumn night, still, starry and cloudless.

    A Rent In A Cloud Charles James Lever
  • Stretched on his back, Mark stared at the cloudless, evening sky.

    Operation Lorelie William P. Salton
  • That February morning was cloudless, and Rome on her seven hills was flooded in sunshine.

    Olive in Italy Moray Dalton
Word Origin and History for cloudless
adj.

1590s, from cloud (n.) + -less.

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