- lacking fire; without a fire.
- lacking spirit or enthusiasm.
Origin of fireless
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Examples from the Web for fireless
The bare and fireless room was assuredly also a breadless one.The Three Cities Trilogy, Complete
She stood before the fireless chimney-piece with one of her hands on it.The Tragic Muse
Then, according to directions, place it in the fireless cooker and finish the cooking.
On the contrary, there is a distinct gain in the matter of flavor in fireless cookery.
But Silva had been saved—and had his wife a fireless cooker?