adjective Date: 1579 1. free from wounds ; unwounded 2. obsolete invulnerable <
the woundless air — Shakespeare

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  • Woundless — Wound less, a. Free from wound or hurt; exempt from being wounded; invulnerable. Knights whose woundless armor rusts. Spenser. [1913 Webster] [Slander] may miss our name, And hit the woundless air. Shak. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • woundless — ˈwündlə̇s adjective 1. obsolete : invulnerable the woundless air Shakespeare 2. : free from wounds : unwounded …   Useful english dictionary

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