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backless Explained

backless at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:

['bækləs]

backless at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

adj a backless dress, swimsuit etc does not cover much or any of a woman's back//

Backless at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Backless \Back"less\, a.
Without a back.

backless at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

backless
adj : lacking a back; "a stool is a backless and armless seat"
[ant: {backed}]

backless at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Etymology

back + -less

Pronunciation

* Inter: a » US Inter: IPA » /ˈbækləs/

Adjective

Inter: en-ad » j
  • having no back, said of things that typically have backs, such as chairs or dresses
    1. : a backless surgical gown
    2. 1885, George Moore, A Mummers Wife''
    3. : The apartment was almost dismantled; chairs lay backless about the floor amid china shepherdesses and toreadors; pictures were thrown over the sofa,...
    4. Inter: context » of a person having an uncovered back, having a back that shows skin


    Translation: et » backless
    Translation: my » backless
    Translation: vi » backless
    Translation: zh » backless