pulleyless

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

pulley +‎ -less

Adjective[edit]

pulleyless (not comparable)

  1. Without a pulley.
    • (Can we date this quote by Thackeray and provide title, author's full name, and other details?)
      The drawing-room of the tenement mentioned just now, with its pictures, and pulleyless windows and lockless doors, was tenanted by a friend who lodged there with a sick wife and a couple of little children []