weightless

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adjective weight·less \ˈwāt-ləs\

Definition of weightless

  1. :  having little weight :  lacking apparent gravitational pull

weightlessly

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weightlessness

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Examples of weightless in a Sentence

  1. a light fabric that feels almost weightless

  2. She floated in the pool, weightless.

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First Known Use of weightless

circa 1547


WEIGHTLESS Defined for English Language Learners

weightless

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adjective

Definition of weightless for English Language Learners

  • : having no weight or seeming to have no weight


WEIGHTLESS Defined for Kids

weightless

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adjective weight·less \ˈwāt-ləs\

Definition of weightless for Students

  1. 1 :  having little or no weight

  2. 2 :  not affected by gravity



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