Definitions

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  • adj. Not having or making pretenses.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Not having or making pretenses.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Destitute of pretense or pretension.

Etymologies

pretense +‎ -less (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • In the subjoining pages, I offer to the world, a pretenseless record of the impressions, opinions, and convictions which have been, I may say, thrust upon me by a contact, which is yet necessarily limited, with the phases of every-day life.

    The Doctor's Daughter

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