Etymology
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effortless (adj.)

1752, "passive, making no effort," from effort + -less. Meaning "easy, requiring no effort" is from 1810. Related: Effortlessly; effortlessness.

updated on August 04, 2014

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Definitions of effortless from WordNet

effortless (adj.)
requiring or apparently requiring no effort;
the swallows glided in an effortless way through the busy air
effortless (adj.)
not showing effort or strain;
Synonyms: casual
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