Definitions

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  • adjective Without ducks.

Etymologies

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duck +‎ -less

Examples

  • Snipe have brightened duckless duck hunts and added variety to marshy pheasant hunts.

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  • I managed to find a short reprieve by dragging a large amount of laundry down to the blessedly duckless basement of the building, but the rest of the day was spent huddled in the back seat of a minivan with my big, noisy family because it was such a nice day for a drive.

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  • But the chance never came again and we went home duckless.

    My Boyhood

  • This is on the theory that the duckless sportsmen of the State of California would like to _buy_ dead ducks and geese for their tables!

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  • But the chance never came again and we went home duckless.

    My Boyhood

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