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cloudless

[kloud-lis]
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adjective
  1. having no clouds; clear: a cloudless sky.
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Origin of cloudless

1350–1400; Middle English. See cloud, -less
Related formscloud·less·ly, adverbcloud·less·ness, 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.

  • It was all in bright and warm weather, under a cloudless sky.


Word Origin and History for cloudless

adj.

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

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