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fordless

[fawrd-lis, fohrd-]
adjective
  1. having no ford.
  2. that cannot be crossed on foot: a fordless stream.
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Origin of fordless

First recorded in 1640–50; ford + -less
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Historical Examples

  • It is a country of impenetrable forests, fordless rivers, and unclimbable mountains.

    Mr. Fortescue

    William Westall