What does harmless mean?

Definitions for harmless
ˈhɑrm lɪsharm·less

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word harmless.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. harmless(adj)

    not causing or capable of causing harm

    "harmless bacteria"; "rendered the bomb harmless"

Wiktionary

  1. harmless(Adjective)

    incapable of causing harm or danger

  2. harmless(Adjective)

    not intended to harm; inoffensive

  3. harmless(Adjective)

    safe

Webster Dictionary

  1. Harmless(adj)

    free from harm; unhurt; as, to give bond to save another harmless

  2. Harmless(adj)

    free from power or disposition to harm; innocent; inoffensive

How to pronounce harmless?

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    Alex
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    Daniel
    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say harmless in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of harmless in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of harmless in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of harmless in a Sentence

  1. Marije Jongsma:

    The results show that after the use of oral antimicrobials, a shift occurs in the composition of the oral biofilm in a more healthy direction. Several species that can cause caries such as S. Mutans and Lactobacillus, decrease in prevalence, whereas the more harmless species increase in prevalence.

  2. Umberto Eco:

    I have come to believe that the whole world is an enigma, a harmless enigma that is made terrible by our own mad attempt to interpret it as though it had an underlying truth.

  3. Andy Duncan:

    The eccentricity I value is essentially benign, a harmless individualism that reflects a unique, cockeyed view of the world, and spices up what otherwise might be a mundane menu, these eccentrics tend to be self-aware and tongue in cheek. They're winking at us. Some eccentrics, moreover, are just visionaries ahead of their time, like the early advocates of such eccentric notions as animal welfare.

  4. Ryan Pack:

    Only malicious people make trouble out of harmless things.

  5. Katarina Zarutskie:

    We had seen all these nurse sharks swimming around the marina and I had already known, because I’ve surfed my whole life [ that nurse sharks are relatively harmless ] … I thought it was safe and I saw kids snorkeling, and against my boyfriend’s family’s wishes I thought it would be fine.

Images & Illustrations of harmless

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