rayless

adjective
ray·​less | \ ˈrā-ləs How to pronounce rayless (audio) \

Definition of rayless

: having, admitting, or emitting no rays especially : dark

Keep scrolling for more

Other Words from rayless

raylessness noun

Examples of rayless in a Sentence

the strange creatures that lurk in the rayless depths of the sea

First Known Use of rayless

1727, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about rayless

Statistics for rayless

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for rayless

The first known use of rayless was in 1727

See more words from the same year

More from Merriam-Webster on rayless

Rhyming Dictionary: Words that rhyme with rayless

Thesaurus: All synonyms and antonyms for rayless

Comments on rayless

What made you want to look up rayless? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

using a distributed computer network

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Time Traveler Quiz: Which Word Came First?

  • time traveler quiz which word came first
  • Which came first?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Syn City

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!