coverless

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

cover +‎ -less

Adjective[edit]

coverless (not comparable)

  1. Without a cover or covers.
    • 1922, James Joyce, Ulysses, Penguin, 1992, p. 312,
      He took the coverless book from her hand. Chardenal's French primer.
    • 1949, George Orwell, Nineteen Eighty-Four, Part Two, Chapter 4, [1]
      Beside the window the enormous bed was made up, with ragged blankets and a coverless bolster.
    • 2007 January 21, Anne Eisenberg, “The Turntables That Transform Vinyl”, in New York Times[2]:
      And it has a sturdy dust cover, unlike the coverless Ion. The Audio-Technica’s tone arm comes assembled and can be set to raise and lower itself from the turntable automatically