cloud·​less | \ ˈklau̇d-ləs How to pronounce cloudless (audio) \

Definition of cloudless

: free from clouds : clear

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Other Words from cloudless

cloudlessly adverb
cloudlessness noun

Examples of cloudless in a Sentence

playing in the park on a cloudless summer day
Recent Examples on the Web Under nearly cloudless skies, Cincinnati continued to cook. Emily Deletter, The Enquirer, 12 Aug. 2021 The launch was visible to reporters on the ground, with the rocket streaking across the almost cloudless Texas sky with a blooming contrail. Jackie Wattles, CNN, 20 July 2021 Outside the airport, the wind was whipping my face, freezing cold, and the sun was high up in the cloudless sky. Wyatt Williams, Harper's Magazine, 17 Aug. 2021 The sky was a cloudless purple, and the visiting celebrity reclined quietly in a twenty-foot shipping container, one of a stack of six, stowed amidships. Adam Iscoe, The New Yorker, 19 July 2021 The high summer sun angle combined with those cloudless skies then further heat the ground. Washington Post, 10 July 2021 Underneath cloudless skies, winds arrive from the high desert mountains to the east, sending temperatures soaring, flattening the surf, and, so the stories go, turning human behavior erratic. Paul Voosen, Science | AAAS, 18 June 2021 The wind didn't get above 10 mph and a cloudless sky with bright sunshine looked sure to bring another day of low scoring. Steve Douglas, Star Tribune, 17 July 2021 The pin positions — rather than the weather — proved to be the greatest defense at Royal St. George’s on a day when the wind didn’t get above 10 mph and a cloudless sky with bright sunshine looked sure to bring more low scoring. The Salt Lake Tribune, 17 July 2021

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First Known Use of cloudless

14th century, in the meaning defined above

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23 Sep 2021

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“Cloudless.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Oct. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of cloudless

: without clouds

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