viewless

adjective

view·​less ˈvyü-ləs How to pronounce viewless (audio)
1
: not perceivable : invisible
2
: affording no view
3
: expressing no views
viewlessly adverb

Example Sentences

Recent Examples on the Web The highest point of the trail is at 3,008 feet, on a viewless col (the lowest point between peaks) off of Blue Mountain. Jessica Mckenzie, National Geographic, 16 Nov. 2020 Loyalty is supposed to be rewarded, not punished with a viewless room. Scott Burns, Dallas News, 11 July 2020

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Word History

First Known Use

circa 1616, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Time Traveler
The first known use of viewless was circa 1616

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“Viewless.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/viewless. Accessed 2 Feb. 2023.

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