Etymology
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loveless (adj.)

early 14c., "feeling no love;" late 14c. "unloved, not attracting love," from love (n.) + -less. Attested from mid-13c. as a surname. Related: Lovelessly; lovelessness.

updated on August 27, 2016

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Definitions of loveless from WordNet

loveless (adj.)
without love;
a loveless marriage
loveless (adj.)
receiving no love;
a loveless childhood
Etymologies are not definitions. From wordnet.princeton.edu, not affiliated with etymonline.