[ fawrd-lis, fohrd- ]

  1. having no ford.

  2. that cannot be crossed on foot: a fordless stream.

Origin of fordless

First recorded in 1640–50; ford + -less

Words Nearby fordless Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use fordless in a sentence

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

    Mr. Fortescue | William Westall