aidless

a) Without aid.

Aidless navigation has the advantage of not requiring equipment but is much less accurate and more prone to becoming lost.

b) Without mechanical assistance.

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  • Aidless — Aid less, a. Helpless; without aid. Milton. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • aidless — index helpless (defenseless) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • aidless — ˈādlə̇s adjective : devoid of help : helpless it is not meet … to leave thee thus, aidless, alone Alfred Tennyson …   Useful english dictionary

  • aidless — adj. helpless, unable to be helped …   English contemporary dictionary

  • aidless — aid·less …   English syllables

  • Weakness — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Weakness >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 weakness weakness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 debility debility atony relaxation languor enervation Sgm: N 1 impotence impotence &c. 158 Sgm: N 1 …   English dictionary for students

  • Innocent — In no*cent, a. [F. innocent, L. innocens, entis; pref. in not + nocens, p. pr. of nocere to harm, hurt. See {Noxious}.] 1. Not harmful; free from that which can injure; innoxious; innocuous; harmless; as, an innocent medicine or remedy. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Innocent party — Innocent In no*cent, a. [F. innocent, L. innocens, entis; pref. in not + nocens, p. pr. of nocere to harm, hurt. See {Noxious}.] 1. Not harmful; free from that which can injure; innoxious; innocuous; harmless; as, an innocent medicine or remedy.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • aid — aider, n. aidful, adj. aidless, adj. /ayd/, v.t. 1. to provide support for or relief to; help: to aid the homeless victims of the fire. 2. to promote the progress or accomplishment of; facilitate. v.i. 3. to give help or assistance. n. 4. help or …   Universalium

  • helpless — I (Defenseless) adjective abandoned aidless, conquerable, deserted, exposed, expugnable, forsaken, friendless, guardless, in danger, inermis, inops, open to attack, pregnable, resourceless, shelterless, unaided, unarmed, unarmored, unbefriended,… …   Law dictionary

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