afflictionless love

Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Free from affliction or trouble.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Free from affliction.

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  • adjective Free from affliction.

Etymologies

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affliction +‎ -less

Examples

  • He always had a loosened tooth or a cut finger to show to particular friends, which he did with an air of being thereby elevated above the common herd of afflictionless humanity — to which exhibition people were expected to say

    Far from the Madding Crowd

  • He always had a loosened tooth or a cut finger to show to particular friends, which he did with an air of being thereby elevated above the common herd of afflictionless humanity -- to which exhibition people were expected to say "Poor child!" with a dash of congratulation as well as pity.

    Far from the Madding Crowd

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