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toothless

[ tooth-lis ]
/ ˈtuθ lɪs /
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adjective

lacking teeth.
without a serrated edge, as a saw.
lacking in force or sharpness; dull; ineffectual: a toothless argument.

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Origin of toothless

Middle English word dating back to 1350–1400; see origin at tooth, -less

OTHER WORDS FROM toothless

tooth·less·ly, adverbtooth·less·ness, noun
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