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count·less

countless

 
pronunciation:
kaUnt lihs
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part of speech: adjective
definition: very great in number; not able to be counted.
There were countless people marching in the parade.
antonyms:
few
similar words:
endless
derivation: countlessly (adv.)
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The word countless contains the following part:
-less Middle English adjective-forming suffix that means without
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The suffix -less attaches primarily to monosyllabic English nouns. However, -less is a fully productive suffix, meaning it can be added to any noun to form legitimate new words.
synonyms:
a-1, an-1
antonyms:
-ful1