songless

[ sawng-lis, song- ]
/ ˈsɔŋ lɪs, ˈsɒŋ- /

adjective

devoid of song; lacking the power of a song, as a bird.

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Origin of songless

First recorded in 1795–1805; song + -less

OTHER WORDS FROM songless

song·less·ly, adverbsong·less·ness, noun
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