Spotless Spot"less, a. Without a spot; especially, free from reproach or impurity; pure; untainted; innocent; as, a spotless mind; spotless behavior. [1913 Webster]

A spotless virgin, and a faultless wife. --Waller. [1913 Webster]

Syn: Blameless; unspotted; unblemished; pure; immaculate; irreproachable. See {Blameless}. [1913 Webster] -- {Spot"less*ly}, adv. -- {Spot"less*ness}, n. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.


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