Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Destitute of windows.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Destitute of a window.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective having no windows, especially no external windows

Etymologies

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window +‎ -less

Examples

  • Sleeping in windowless crypts sounds like a questionable proposition in Sam's quest to proclaim his kingdom the most "sustainable city in the world".

    Countin' flowers on the wall (Jack Bog's Blog)

  • In the study, sixteen men stayed in windowless rooms for nearly a month while the researchers screwed with their circadian rhythms.

    Boing Boing: May 16, 2004 - May 22, 2004 Archives

  • But that means you now need to confront the denial that allowed you somehow to ignore what you directly authorized and commanded: using dogs to terrorize prisoners; stripping detainees naked and hooding them; isolating people in windowless cells for weeks and even months on end; freezing prisoners to near-death and reviving them and repeating the hypothermia; contorting prisoners into stress positions that create unbearable pain in the muscles and joints; cramming prisoners into upright coffins in painful positions with minimal air; near-drowning, on a waterboard, of human beings — in one case 183 times — even after they have cooperated with interrogators.

    Dear President Bush,

  • But that means you now need to confront the denial that allowed you somehow to ignore what you directly authorized and commanded: using dogs to terrorize prisoners; stripping detainees naked and hooding them; isolating people in windowless cells for weeks and even months on end; freezing prisoners to near-death and reviving them and repeating the hypothermia; contorting prisoners into stress positions that create unbearable pain in the muscles and joints; cramming prisoners into upright coffins in painful positions with minimal air; near-drowning, on a waterboard, of human beings — in one case 183 times — even after they have cooperated with interrogators.

    Dear President Bush,

  • But that means you now need to confront the denial that allowed you somehow to ignore what you directly authorized and commanded: using dogs to terrorize prisoners; stripping detainees naked and hooding them; isolating people in windowless cells for weeks and even months on end; freezing prisoners to near-death and reviving them and repeating the hypothermia; contorting prisoners into stress positions that create unbearable pain in the muscles and joints; cramming prisoners into upright coffins in painful positions with minimal air; near-drowning, on a waterboard, of human beings — in one case 183 times — even after they have cooperated with interrogators.

    Dear President Bush,

  • Caterina: "Traditional business development meant spending a lot of money on dry cleaning, animating your powerpoint, drinking stale coffee in windowless conference rooms and scouring the thesaurus looking for synonyms for" synergy ".

    Archive 2006-08-01

  • Caterina: "Traditional business development meant spending a lot of money on dry cleaning, animating your powerpoint, drinking stale coffee in windowless conference rooms and scouring the thesaurus looking for synonyms for" synergy ".

    The Algorithm is the New Bus Dev Veep

  • The basalt floor likely belongs to the Casa Denegrida, or the Black House, which Spanish conquerors described as a windowless room painted in black, Hernandez said.

    Montezuma's Palace Excavated In Mexico City

  • John recalled the windowless cubby-hole in the rear of the Spring street saloon where "Slim" Gray, Cummings 'lieutenant, had returned to him the $10 he had put up in bail and $10 as compensation for having been on hand when Gibson made the sensational raid.

    Spring Street A Story of Los Angeles

  • As this month begins the ninth year of the U.S. war effort in Afghanistan, "windowless" seems to be an apt metaphor.

    Norman Solomon: Starting Another Year of the War in Afghanistan

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