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Old English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From -lēas "-less" + "-ness"

Suffix[edit]

-līest f

  1. suffix denoting lack, want or absence of; -lessness
    metelīest "lack of food, foodlessness"
    andġietlēast "lack of understanding"