Definitions

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  • adj. Without fountains.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Having no fountain; destitute of springs or sources of water.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Havingno fountain; without springs or wells.

Etymologies

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fountain +‎ -less

Examples

  • He described her, like Hagar watching the waning life of her infant amid the fountainless desert; like

    Old Mortality, Complete

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