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ˈweɪt lɪsweight·less

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. weightlessadjective

    having little or no weight or apparent gravitational pull; light

    "floating freely in a weightless condition"; "a baby bat...fluffy and weightless as a moth"; "jackets made of a weightless polyester fabric"


  1. weightlessadjective

    Which has no weight.

  2. weightlessadjective

    Which is not being affected by gravity.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Weightlessadjective

    Etymology: from weight.

    How by him balanc’d in the weightless air?
    Can’st thou the wisdom of his works declare? George Sandys.

    It must both weightless and immortal prove,
    Because the centre of it is above. Dryden.


  1. Weightless

    Weightless is a song by American rock band All Time Low and the first and lead single from the group's third studio album Nothing Personal (2009). The single was released through Hopeless Records as a digital download on April 7, 2009, and was released in the UK on August 3, 2009. The song is also available to download on the music video games Rock Band and Guitar Hero 5. It became the first song by the band to receive radio airplay, exposing the band to a new audience, and helping it peak at No. 104 on the Billboard Hot 100. The song has become a live staple, and is considered to be one of the band's signature songs along with "Dear Maria, Count Me In". In 2014 the song was certified Gold by the RIAA.


  1. weightless

    Weightless refers to the state of being without perceptible weight, often due to being in space or in free fall where the effect of gravity is minimal or negligible. It can also relate to something that is very light or appears to be free from the force of gravity.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Weightlessadjective

    having no weight; imponderable; hence, light


  1. Weightless

    Weightless is the debut album by rap group The Skinny Boys. It was released in 1986 for Warlock Records and was produced by Mark Bush and Chuck Chillout.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of weightless in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of weightless in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of weightless in a Sentence

  1. Astronaut Mike Fincke:

    The reason why we train underwater is because we actually wear real spacesuits, we do real tasks and we feel like we are weightless, when actually we're just neutrally buoyant so we're floating.

  2. Guy Trudel:

    Thankfully, having fewer red blood cells in space isn't a problem when your body is weightless, but when landing on Earth and potentially on other planets or moons, anemia affecting your energy, endurance and strength can threaten mission objectives. The effects of anemia are only felt once you land, and must deal with gravity again.

  3. Evelyn Ashford:

    When I'm running fast, I feel like I'm weightless, it's like I'm flying, like I'm not even touching the ground.

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