sunless

[ suhn-lis ]
/ ˈsʌn lɪs /

adjective

lacking sun or sunlight; dark: a sunless room.
dismal; gloomy; cheerless: a sunless smile.

QUIZZES

LEARN THE SPANISH WORDS FOR THESE COMMON ANIMALS!

Are you learning Spanish? Or do you just have an interest in foreign languages? Either way, this quiz on Spanish words for animals is for you.
Question 1 of 13
How do you say “cat” 🐈 in Spanish?

Origin of sunless

First recorded in 1580–90; sun + -less

OTHER WORDS FROM sunless

sun·less·ly, adverbsun·less·ness, noun
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2021

Example sentences from the Web for sunless

British Dictionary definitions for sunless

sunless
/ (ˈsʌnlɪs) /

adjective

without sun or sunshine
gloomy; depressing

Derived forms of sunless

sunlessly, adverbsunlessness, noun
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012