effortless

[ ef-ert-lis ]
/ ˈɛf ərt lɪs /

adjective

requiring or involving no effort; displaying no signs of effort; easy: an effortless writing style.

Origin of effortless

First recorded in 1795–1805; effort + -less
Related formsef·fort·less·ly, adverbef·fort·less·ness, noun
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effortless

/ (ˈɛfətlɪs) /

adjective

requiring or involving little effort; easy
archaic making little effort; passive
Derived Formseffortlessly, adverbeffortlessness, noun
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Word Origin and History for effortlessly

effortless


adj.

1801, "passive," from effort + -less. Meaning "easy" is from 1831. Related: Effortlessly; effortlessness.

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