Definitions of sleeveless

  1. unproductive of success; "a fruitless search"; "futile years after her artistic peak"; "a sleeveless errand"; "a vain attempt" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. Having no sleeves. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  3. Wanting a cover, pretext, or palliation; unreasonable; profitless; bootless; useless. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. Having no sleeves; without excuse; uncalled for; fruitless. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.

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Usage examples for sleeveless

  1. Immediately the bolts of the barriers are withdrawn, and the chariots dash forward towards the point marked A. The drivers, clothed in a close sleeveless tunic and wearing a skull- cap, all of their particular colour, lean forward over their steeds, and encourage them with whips and shouting. – Life in the Roman World of Nero and St. Paul by T. G. Tucker
  2. The Khasi males of the interior wear the sleeveless coat or jymphong, which is a garment leaving the neck and arms bare, with a fringe at the bottom, and with a row of tassels across the chest; it is fastened by frogs in front. – The Khasis by P. R. T. Gurdon