Definitions

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

  • adjective Calling for, requiring, or showing little or no effort. synonym: easy.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Making no effort.

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

  • adjective Making no effort.
  • adjective requiring little or no effort; as, an effortless victory.

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

  • adjective Without effort.

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

  • adjective requiring or apparently requiring no effort
  • adjective not showing effort or strain

Etymologies

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effort +‎ -less

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