-less

suffix forming adjectives and adverbs:
1》 (from nouns) not having; free from: flavourless.
2》 (from verbs) not affected by or not carrying out the action of the verb: tireless.
Derivatives
-lessly suffix.
-lessness suffix.
Origin
OE -lēas, from lēas 'devoid of'.

English new terms dictionary. 2014.

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