Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples
IPA transcription: [t'uθləs]
meaning of the word
lacking necessary force for effectiveness; "a toothless piece of legislation"
lacking teeth; "most birds are toothless"; "a toothless old crone"
An old toothless grandfather, blind and shaky with age, sat upon the ground.
"Discharge your old workman," says the economist of the proprietary school; "turn off that sick domestic, that toothless and worn-out servant.