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soundless1

[sound-lis] /ˈsaʊnd lɪs/
adjective
1.
without sound; silent; quiet.
Origin
1595-1605
1595-1605; sound1 + -less
Related forms
soundlessly, adverb
soundlessness, noun

soundless2

[sound-lis] /ˈsaʊnd lɪs/
adjective
1.
unfathomable; very deep.
Origin
1580-90; sound3 + -less
Related forms
soundlessly, adverb
soundlessness, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for soundlessness

soundless1

/ˈsaʊndlɪs/
adjective
1.
extremely still or silent
Derived Forms
soundlessly, adverb
soundlessness, noun

soundless2

/ˈsaʊndlɪs/
adjective
1.
(mainly poetic) extremely deep
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Word Origin and History for soundlessness

soundless

adj.

c.1600 from sound (n.1) + -less. Related: Soundlessly; soundlessness.

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