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groundless

[ground-lis] /ˈgraʊnd lɪs/
adjective
1.
without rational basis:
groundless fears.
Origin
900
before 900; Middle English: bottomless, unfathomable; Old English grundlēas. See ground1, -less
Related forms
groundlessly, adverb
groundlessness, noun
Synonyms
baseless, unfounded, unjustified, idle.
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British Dictionary definitions for groundlessly

groundless

/ˈɡraʊndlɪs/
adjective
1.
without reason or justification his suspicions were groundless
Derived Forms
groundlessly, adverb
groundlessness, noun
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