adjective Archaic.

having no mate or match.

Origin of makeless

Middle English word dating back to 1150–1200; see origin at make2, -less Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Word Origin and History for makeless

early 13c., "peerless, without equal," from make (n.) + -less. Meaning "mateless, widowed" is from early 15c.

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