cloud·less | \ -ləs \

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

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Butterflies by the scores — swallowtails and cloudless sulphurs, mostly — crowded around the muddy edges of a depression holding remains of a recent rare shower, sucking up crucial moisture. Shannon Tompkins, Houston Chronicle, "For hunters, South Texas colors a feast for the senses," 3 May 2018 In a state synonymous with cloudless skies, Mr Brown always seems to be expecting the next storm. The Economist, "What’s left?To win back power, Democrats must do things that make them uncomfortable," 14 July 2018 Before an early afternoon visitation Sunday for Smith, several dozen people gathered in the funeral home’s parking lot, talking quietly and embracing before filing into the building under a bright, cloudless sky. Lorraine Mirabella,, "Capital Gazette staffer Rebecca Smith remembered by family, friends as 'beautiful soul'," 9 July 2018 There, a steamboat chugs along beneath a cloudless azure sky. Christopher Knight,, "Grafton Tyler Brown's California scenes at Pasadena museum's final show," 30 June 2018 Porsche airfreighted its fully electric concept vehicle from Stuttgart, Germany, to Malibu for four American automotive journalists to experience on a cloudless California day. Tom Voelk, New York Times, "Porsche Mission E Cross Turismo Review: ‘Silence Is the New Power’," 6 June 2018 The sky turns cerulean and is generally cloudless, and the air remains pleasantly balmy. Steven Stolman, Town & Country, "What Palm Beach Is Like Now That Donald Trump Is Gone," 10 May 2017 The team dressed in baby blue, matching the cloudless sky, fielded ground balls and pop flies at the Oaks Christian Church baseball fields in San Marcos. Drake Hills,, "Pacific Ridge takes pride in coed lineup," 30 May 2018 In Ocean City, thousands of families descended on the beaches Saturday, basking in the sun under a cloudless sky. Bethany Ao,, "Jersey Shore businesses finding it hard to fill jobs as summer season begins," 26 May 2018

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First Known Use of cloudless

14th century, in the meaning defined above

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English Language Learners Definition of cloudless

: without clouds

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