spotless

adjective
spot·​less | \ ˈspät-ləs How to pronounce spotless (audio) \

Definition of spotless

: having no spot:
a : free from impurity : immaculate spotless kitchens
b : pure, unblemished a spotless reputation

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Other Words from spotless

spotlessly adverb
spotlessness noun

Examples of spotless in a Sentence

She keeps her room spotless.

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But Extraction does not have a spotless record, and in December an explosion at one of its operations turned into a fire that raged for hours, badly burning a worker and requiring assistance from at least eight emergency agencies. Julie Turkewitz, New York Times, "24 Oil Wells in a School’s Backyard. How Close Is Too Close?," 31 May 2018 Apply a thin coat of car wax to help repel new stains and stay spotless. Good Housekeeping, "Speed Clean Your Patio for Spring," 13 Mar. 2014 None of these institutions has posted a spotless track record. Bill Gates, WSJ, "Bill Gates: The Best Investment I’ve Ever Made," 16 Jan. 2019 His reputation was spotless until Democrats began acting like a mob. Karl Rove, WSJ, "Democrats Disgrace the Senate," 26 Sep. 2018 South Dakota is spotless on the inside, with an all-new interior. Kyle Mizokami, Popular Mechanics, "Come Take a Tour of America's Newest Nuclear Submarine," 7 Jan. 2019 The dust of passing traffic from nearby factories quickly soils the curtains, which the lady of the house tries to keep spotless. Danny Heitman, WSJ, "‘Clean Curtains’ and New Year’s Resolutions," 30 Dec. 2018 Because They All Made Mistakes by Roy Berendsohn, PM Senior Home Editor George Westinghouse has as spotless a reputation as any luminary in American history. Popular Mechanics Editors, Popular Mechanics, "In Defense of Elon Musk," 16 Oct. 2018 All that attention somehow led to me putting a ton of pressure on myself to always have my home looking spotless and beautiful. Jessica Leigh Mattern, Country Living, "Joanna Gaines Gets Real About the Pressure to Keep a ‘Perfect’ Home While Raising Kids," 11 Nov. 2018

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First Known Use of spotless

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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spotless

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of spotless

: perfectly clean

spotless

adjective
spot·​less | \ ˈspät-ləs How to pronounce spotless (audio) \

Kids Definition of spotless

1 : free from spot or blemish spotless skin
2 : perfectly clean or pure a spotless bathroom a spotless record

Other Words from spotless

spotlessly adverb

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