Definition of pretenceless in English:

pretenceless

adjective

rare
  • Originally: †Without excuse or justification, inexcusable (obsolete). Later: without pretence or pretension.

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in John Milton (1608–1674), poet and polemicist. From pretence + -less.

Pronunciation

pretenceless

/prɪˈtɛnsləs/