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[lim-it-lis] /ˈlɪm ɪt lɪs/
without limit; boundless:
limitless ambition; limitless space.
Origin of limitless
First recorded in 1575-85; limit + -less
Related forms
limitlessly, adverb
limitlessness, noun
unbounded, measureless, unending, countless. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • It came from the breasts of those who waited with limitless courage, and those who worked feverishly to save.

  • I seek to define a part of the limitless and undefined mysteries of the body.

    The Blue Wall Richard Washburn Child
  • It seemed as though the very trees by the wayside joined in the limitless jubilation.

  • But in contact with a large and bounteous Environment its supply is limitless.

  • I only know that there is a limitless world full of infinite possibilities all around me.

    Ghosts I Have Seen Violet Tweedale
Word Origin and History for limitless

1580s, from limit (n.) + -less. Related: Limitlessly; limitlessness.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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