Definitions

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  • adj. Without goods or property; destitute.
  • adj. Worthless.
  • adj. Lacking or devoid of good or goodness.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Having no goods.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Without goods or property; destitute.

Etymologies

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From Middle English godles ("poor, without goods or property"), from Old English gōdlēas ("without good, miserable, bad, evil"), equivalent to good +‎ -less.

Examples

  • If only for the possibilities this presents: hello green town. ok what u got 4 nicknames? make um goodless than a minute ago via Twitter for iPhoneTHE_REAL_SHAQ

    Shaq signing with Celtics makes a winner out of David Stern

  • Please someone please pick up k-town the korean jersey shore oh please it looks so goodless than a minute ago via txtMargaret Cho margaretcho

    Jezebel

  • So don’t keep me now for a good boy for the love of my fragrant saint, you villain, peppering with fear, my goodless graceless, or I’ll first murder you but, hvisper, meet me after by next appointment near you know Ships just there beside the Ship at the future poor fool’s circuts of lovemountjoy square to show my disrespects now, let me just your caroline for you, I must really so late.

    Finnegans Wake

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