harmless

[hahrm-lis]
adjective
1.
without the power or desire to do harm; innocuous: He looks mean but he's harmless; a harmless Halloween prank.
2.
without injury; unhurt; unharmed.
Idioms
3.
hold harmless, Law. to relieve from responsibility or liability for any damage or loss. Also, save harmless.

Origin:
1250–1300; Middle English. See harm, -less

harmlessly, adverb
harmlessness, noun


1. inoffensive, mild, innocent, unobjectionable, benign.
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harmless (ˈhɑːmlɪs)
 
adj
1.  not causing any physical or mental damage or injury
2.  unlikely to annoy or worry people: a harmless sort of man
 
'harmlessly
 
adv
 
'harmlessness
 
n

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Example sentences
She's also inquired about my age and a few other harmless, though personal,
  questions.
Why the human body reacts in this disordered way to ostensibly harmless
  environmental substances remains in large part a mystery.
Colleges often argue that ties with trustees' businesses are harmless.
Tomlinson's delusions were harmless, and not widely shared.
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