Verdureless Ver"dure*less, a. Destitute of verdure. [1913 Webster]

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  • verdureless — ver·dure·less …   English syllables

  • verdureless — ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷lə̇s adjective : having no verdure : lacking vegetation …   Useful english dictionary

  • verdure — verdured, adj. verdureless, adj. /verr jeuhr/, n. 1. greenness, esp. of fresh, flourishing vegetation. 2. green vegetation, esp. grass or herbage. 3. freshness in general; flourishing condition; vigor. [1250 1300; ME < MF, equiv. to verd green… …   Universalium

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  • bald — a. 1. Without hair (on the head), hairless, destitute of hair. 2. Bare, treeless, verdureless, uncovered, unsheltered, naked. 3. Unadorned, inelegant, prosaic, dull, meagre, vapid, tame. 4. Literal, unabated, unmitigated, undisguised, unvarnished …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • bare — adj 1. naked, stark naked, nude, Inf. in the buff, Chiefly Brit. starkers; uncovered, undressed, unclothed, undraped, unrobed, unclad, unappareled, unveiled; disrobed, stripped, bared, exposed, denuded, divested, peeled; bald, (of a young bird)… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • verdure — /ˈvɜdʒuə / (say verjoohuh) noun 1. greenness, especially of fresh, flourishing vegetation. 2. green vegetation, especially grass or herbage. 3. freshness in general; flourishing condition. {Middle English, from Old French, from verd green (from… …   Australian English dictionary

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