sleeveless

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English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

sleaveless (errand)

Etymology[edit]

sleeve +‎ -less

Adjective[edit]

sleeveless (not comparable)

  1. Of a garment, having no sleeves.
  2. (obsolete) Wanting a cover, pretext, or palliation; unreasonable; profitless; useless.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Shakespeare to this entry?)
    The vexation of a sleeveless errand. — Bishop Warburton.

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