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Bloodless

Bloodless

1. Destitute of blood, or apparently so; as, bloodless cheeks; lifeless; dead. The bloodless carcass of my Hector sold. (Dryden)

2. Not attended with shedding of blood, or slaughter; as, a bloodless victory.

3. Without spirit or activity. Thou bloodless remnant of that royal blood ! (Shak) Bloodlessly, Bloodlessness.

Origin: as. Bldleas.


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