Definitions

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  • adj. Without a ford.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Without a ford.

Etymologies

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ford +‎ -less

Examples

  • Nothing -- neither sloughs, nor bogs, nor pathless forests, nor fordless rivers, could check the advancing tide of the marching throng; and one morning, from every point of the compass, lo! they took possession of

    The Cathedral

  • Pierce the known thicket, breast the fordless tide,

    The Columbiad

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