- Ordnance. without a breech.Compare muzzleloader.
- without breeches or trousers.
Origin of breechless
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Examples from the Web for breechless
Do you know that your Cabinet is already called the Breechless Ministry?
Say it through the door; I shall not open it to a breechless outlaw like you.
He bitterly hated Margaret, whom he called "Queen Breechless," and by other satirical and insulting names.Historical Tales, Vol. 9 (of 15)