bottomless

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adjective bot·tom·less \ -ləs \

Definition of bottomless

1 :having no bottom
  • a bottomless chair
2 a :extremely deep
b :impossible to comprehend :unfathomable
  • a bottomless mystery
3 a
[from the absence of lower as well as upper garments]
:nude
  • bottomless dancers
b :featuring nude entertainers

bottomlessly

adverb

bottomlessness

noun

Examples of bottomless in a Sentence

  1. the wealthy couple are generous hosts, providing a bottomless supply of food and drink

  2. the killer threw the gun into what he thought was a bottomless pit

Recent Examples of bottomless from the Web

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First Known Use of bottomless

15th century



BOTTOMLESS Defined for English Language Learners

bottomless

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adjective

Definition of bottomless for English Language Learners

  • : having no bottom

  • : seeming to have no bottom or limit

  • : very deep


BOTTOMLESS Defined for Kids

bottomless

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adjective bot·tom·less \ ˈbä-təm-ləs \

Definition of bottomless for Students

1 :having no bottom
2 :very deep
  • a bottomless pit


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