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traceless

[ treys-lis ]
/ ˈtreɪs lɪs /
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adjective
having or leaving no trace: a traceless crime.
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Origin of traceless

First recorded in 1645–55; trace1 + -less

OTHER WORDS FROM traceless

trace·less·ly, adverb
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How to use traceless in a sentence

  • Take off the ten, and I'd be with you on this traceless quest to the Spanish country.

    A Volunteer with Pike|Robert Ames Bennet
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