Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Not subject to termination or death; immortal.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Not subject to death or destruction; immortal: as, deathless beings.
  • Unceasing; unending; perpetual: as, deathless fame.

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

  • adjective Not subject to death, destruction, or extinction; immortal; undying; imperishable

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Undying or immortal.
  • adjective Of a work of art or literature: conspicuously excellent, of the highest order, guaranteed not to be lost or forgotten.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective never dying

Etymologies

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death +‎ -less

Examples

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  • "you're a deathless soul

    you can't be kept in a dark grave"

    - translated by Nader Khalili, possibly from Hafiz.

    December 9, 2007