cord·​less | \ ˈkȯrd-ləs How to pronounce cordless (audio) \

Definition of cordless

: having no cord especially : powered by a battery a cordless telephone

Other Words from cordless

cordless noun

Examples of cordless in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web For intermediate mowing conditions, cordless mowers do just fine. Roy Berendsohn, Popular Mechanics, 5 May 2022 The compact, cordless vacuum pump is more convenient than a bulky countertop vacuum sealer. Alex Beggs, Bon Appétit, 4 May 2022 Starry hairstylist Justine Marjan is among the Hollywood-beloved pros who keep Ghd’s new Unplugged cordless styler in their tress maintenance kits. Danielle Directo-meston, The Hollywood Reporter, 2 May 2022 This model can move around the room with ease, thanks to its sleek cordless design. ELLE, 27 Apr. 2022 The Okp X100 Cordless Vacuum is a four-in-one model that can be used as both a cordless stick and handheld vacuum. Christina Butan,, 2 July 2021 And that quality definitely carries over to the LEVOIT VortexIQ 40 cordless vacuum. Maren Estrada, BGR, 2 May 2022 What to Consider Gas-engine leaf vacuums are far more powerful than corded or cordless models and more resistant to clogging, especially when pulling in twigs or wet leaves, or a combination of the two. Alex Rennie, Popular Mechanics, 29 Apr. 2022 The cordless vacuum, which has more than 2,400 five-star ratings, is equipped with 12,000 pascals of suction power to suck up dust and debris on hard floors and carpets. Isabel Garcia,, 2 Apr. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of cordless

1906, in the meaning defined above

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19 May 2022

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“Cordless.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 May. 2022.

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