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springless

[ spring-lis ]
/ ˈsprɪŋ lɪs /
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adjective

having no springs: a springless bed.
lacking liveliness or resilience; lifeless: His shoulders drooped and his walk had become springless.

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Origin of springless

First recorded in 1675–85; spring + -less
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