-less

[[t]-ləs[/t]]
-less is added to nouns in order to form adjectives that indicate that someone or something does not have the thing that the noun refers to.

...drink and talk and meaningless laughter...

He is not as friendless as he appeared to be.

Ant:
-full

English dictionary. 2008.

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