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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Without a path or trail.
  • adj. unexplored

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Having no beaten path or way; untrodden; impenetrable.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Having no beaten way; untrodden: as, a pathless forest; a, pathless wilderness.

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

  • adj. lacking pathways


path +‎ -less (Wiktionary)



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  • "There is a pleasure in the pathless woods,
    There is a rapture on the lonely shore,
    There is society, where none intrudes,
    By the deep sea, and music in its roar:
    I love not man the less, but Nature more,
    From these our interviews, in which I steal
    From all I may be, or have been before,
    To mingle with the Universe, and feel
    What I can ne'er express, yet cannot all conceal."
    - George Gordon Byron, 'Childe Harold', Canto iv, Verse 178.

    August 9, 2008