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Meaning of SAPLESS

Pronunciation:  'saplis

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  destitute of sap and other vital juices; dry; "the rats and roaches scurrying along the sapless planks"- Norman Mailer
  2. [adj]  lacking physical strength or vitality; "a feeble old woman"; "her body looked sapless"
 

SAPLESS is a 7 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: decrepit, feeble, frail, infirm, juiceless, weak, weakly
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Sap"less\, a.
1. Destitute of sap; not juicy.

2. Fig.: Dry; old; husky; withered; spiritless. ``A somewhat
   sapless womanhood.'' --Lowell.

         Now sapless on the verge of death he stands.
                                               --Dryden.

 

 

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