[ trak-lis ]
/ ˈtræk lɪs /


without a track, as a snow-covered meadow.
not making or leaving a track: The rain rendered the route trackless.
not on tracks: a trackless vehicle.

Origin of trackless

First recorded in 1650–60; track + -less

Related forms

track·less·ly, adverbtrack·less·ness, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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British Dictionary definitions for trackless


/ (ˈtræklɪs) /


having or leaving no trace or traila trackless jungle
(of a vehicle) using or having no tracks

Derived Forms

tracklessly, adverbtracklessness, noun
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