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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Saturday and Sunday are to feature nearly cloudless skies, low humidity and light winds. Tom Skilling,, "Pleasant July weather in town for the weekend," 7 July 2018 Confidence: High Humidity starts to creep up Sunday, as do temperatures under nearly cloudless skies. David Streit, Washington Post, "D.C.-area forecast: Heating up today but just the prelude to a sultry weekend," 28 June 2018 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

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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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