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Meaning of "giftless" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF GIFTLESS

giftless  [ˈɡɪftlɪs] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF GIFTLESS

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Giftless is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES GIFTLESS MEAN IN ENGLISH?

giftless

Giftless

Giftless is an illustrated book by Oren Ginzburg published in December 2008 by Hungry Man Books.

Definition of giftless in the English dictionary

The definition of giftless in the dictionary is not giving or receiving a present. Other definition of giftless is lacking talent, skill, or aptitude.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH GIFTLESS


countless
ˈkaʊntlɪs
craftless
ˈkrɑːftlɪs
crustless
ˈkrʌstlɪs
dateless
ˈdeɪtlɪs
dauntless
ˈdɔːntlɪs
doubtless
ˈdaʊtlɪs
driftless
ˈdrɪftlɪs
effortless
ˈɛfətlɪs
fruitless
ˈfruːtlɪs
heartless
ˈhɑːtlɪs
heatless
ˈhiːtlɪs
meatless
ˈmiːtlɪs
pointless
ˈpɔɪntlɪs
relentless
rɪˈlɛntlɪs
restless
ˈrɛstlɪs
shiftless
ˈʃɪftlɪs
spotless
ˈspɒtlɪs
tasteless
ˈteɪstlɪs
thriftless
ˈθrɪftlɪs
ventless
ˈvɛntlɪs

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE GIFTLESS

gift
gift aid
gift horse
gift of the gab
gift of tongues
gift shop
gift tax
gift token
gift voucher
giftable
gifted
giftedly
giftedness
giftee
giftware
giftwrap
giftwrapped
giftwrapping
Gifu
gig

WORDS THAT END LIKE GIFTLESS

beatless
boltless
bottomless
contactless
costless
creditless
ductless
flightless
fretless
hitless
jointless
lightless
limitless
listless
scentless
shirtless
shitless
tactless
textless
thoughtless
weightless

Synonyms and antonyms of giftless in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «giftless» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF GIFTLESS

Find out the translation of giftless to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of giftless from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «giftless» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

giftless
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

giftless
570 millions of speakers

English

giftless
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

giftless
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

giftless
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

giftless
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

giftless
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

giftless
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

giftless
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Tanpa hadiah
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

giftless
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

giftless
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

giftless
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Tanpa hadiah
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

giftless
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

giftless
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

निरर्थक
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

giftless
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

giftless
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

giftless
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

giftless
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

giftless
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

giftless
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

giftless
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

giftless
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

giftless
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of giftless

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «GIFTLESS»

The term «giftless» is used very little and occupies the 187.765 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «GIFTLESS» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about giftless

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «GIFTLESS»

Discover the use of giftless in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to giftless and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Lexicon of Musical Invective: Critical Assaults on Composers ...
"A supermarket tabloid of classical music criticism."—From the new foreword by Peter Schickele.
Nicolas Slonimsky, 2000
2
God Speaks the Pastafarian Quatrains
It anger to giftless nymph. Thirty giftless, mean pong. No harming giftless petty. Not harming giftless type. So mighty, pertinent flags. Hero's tiny, tempting flags. Manly forgetting the piss. Sanest frigg nymph toilet. Slash potty, eminent frigg.
Jon Smith, 2008
3
The Herd Book of Hereford Cattle
-H. I Giftless 3rd Non-registered Sire | Lord Hatherton LASSIE, calved August 21, 1868, V. Hatherton ; dam Laura (Lord Hatherton), 8, p. 234. Bred by Lord sire Trumpeter (2844) V. 8, p. 234, by Shobdon (1725) Hatherton, Lord.] LASSIE 5TH  ...
Hereford Herd Book Society, 1889
4
One White Crow
Wbat. a. giftless. bastard! Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky Fundamentally reserved, logical and studious, Johannes Brahms (1833-1879) was one of the seminal musical figures of the 19th century. Opera was the only major musical medium in which he ...
Roderick Millington, 2005
5
The Collected Works of William Morris: The earthly paradise
Unto which feast was Perseus bidden now Who giftless came, bare as the winter's bough, For little was his wealth in that strange land. So there ashamed it was his lot to stand, Before the guests were called to meat, and when He sat amidst ...
William Morris, May Morris, 1910
6
The works of John Ruskin
82-86). Ruskin had the passage set up in large type for use in this lecture ; the proof, among his MSS., shows that he made the following revisions : For " by Eridanus side " he read " beside the great Lombardic river"; for "giftless time," " giftless..
John Ruskin, Sir Edward Tyas Cook, Alexander Dundas Ogilvy Wedderburn, 1908
7
United States Trotting Association Register
I Bred by Hugh Huntington. S Charleston. Ohio; passed to Austin Hutson. I-ondon . Ohio : then to Geo. X. Toops, S. Solon, Ohio. KTTA XT'TPIXK. ill b m faled 1KIIS: bv Xntplne. 72(12: dam Giftless. bv Dauntless 3158. etc. [See Giftless. Vol. VI.
United States Trotting Association, John Hankins Wallace, 1911
8
Annual Report of the Commissioners of the District of Columbia
By a “ giftless kindergarten ”,I simply mean one that shall not hesitate to dispense with Froebelian methods and devices whenever the larger theoretical and practical knowledge and' the other conditions of our times would seem to advise.
District of Columbia. Board of Commissioners, 1915
9
The Earthly Paradise: A Poem
Unto which feast was Perseus bidden now, Who giftless came, bare as the winter bough, For little was his wealth in that strange land. So there ashamed it was his lot to stand, Before the guests were called to meat, and when He sat amidst ...
William Morris, 1904
10
The Teen Survival Guide to Dating & Relating: Real-world ...
It's not that I care all that much about the gift, but I feel really hurt that she broke her promise. I'm kind of disappointed since she told me that the thing she was going to get me was so cool. Giftless Dear Giftless, Tell your best friend how you feel.
Annie Fox, Elizabeth Verdick, 2005

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «GIFTLESS»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term giftless is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Fremont woman's paintings displayed around the country
One of her paintings, “The Giftless Christmas,” showed one of her family's Christmases during the Depression. There were no presents, and the ... «Fremont News Messenger, Jul 15»
2
3 Postal Workers Swindled Holiday Gifts From Needy Kids, US …
... they would simply switch out their own mailing addresses for packages that were already routed to giftless children, prosecutors said. In 2013 ... «DNAinfo, Jun 15»
3
Father's Day not about revenge, moms
They rage with plans of a giftless, dinner-less Father's Day, to show them how it feels to get nothing. When did these occasions become ... «24 Hours Vancouver, Jun 15»
4
CRAIG BROWN asks is ANYONE as catty as an ageing TV chef?
Tchaikovsky spoke of 'that scoundrel Brahms', describing him as a 'giftless bastard', and adding: 'It annoys me that this self-inflated mediocrity ... «Daily Mail, Mar 15»
5
8 of the Worst TV Shows Based on Movies
A Los Angeles Times review writes that, “[The] show is largely giftless, offering too many Chinese Charlie Chanisms ('Welcome to our humble ... «The Cheat Sheet, Mar 15»
6
Procycling's top 10 moments from 200 issues
With exceptional bravery, Schleck, himself a giftless descender, committed fully and followed the scything Monfort exactly. On the Col du ... «Cyclingnews.com, Feb 15»
7
The Importance and Stress of Korean Valentine's Day
If you remain giftless throughout that whole process, you've got April 14, also known as Black Day, to look forward to. That's when singles ... «VICE, Feb 15»
8
Why Sony's digital release of 'The Interview' changes the game
Just a week ago, Sony was more troubled than poor giftless Bunky at Christmas. In addition to all the hacking woes, it looked pretty much done ... «Los Angeles Times, Dec 14»
9
'Little House on the Praire' staged at Hocker
... Ingalls build their little house on the prairie, he also manages to rescue the Ingalls girls from a giftless Christmas when December rains cause ... «Topeka Capital Journal, Dec 14»
10
Holiday gifts for Fluffy and Fido -- and the people who love them
Pet lovers are not going to let that most important member of the family go giftless. The furred set will be happy with any old toy or treat, but why ... «Isthmus, Dec 14»

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« EDUCALINGO. Giftless [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/giftless>. Feb 2021 ».
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