Definitions

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  • adj. Without a hen.

Etymologies

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hen +‎ -less

Examples

  • The rain had ceased and a little pale sunshine cheered the cottages, the henless, dogless, empty road.

    The Happy Foreigner

  • One night she heard a piteous baaing, and, seizing a broom, rushed to the now henless hen-house, in which she kept the calf, to find in it a full - grown panther attacking her pet.

    Memoirs

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