Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Without cost or expense.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Without cost or expense.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Without cost or expense.

Etymologies

expense +‎ -less (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Then also in course might be read to them out of some not tedious writer the institution of physic; that they may know the tempers, 37 the humors, the seasons, and how to manage a crudity; 38 which he who can wisely and timely do, is not only a great physician to himself, and to his friends, but also may at some time or other, save an army by this frugal and expenseless means only; and not let the healthy and stout bodies of young men rot away under him for want of this discipline; which is a great pity, and no less a shame to the commander.

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