Definition of sapless in English:

sapless

adjective

  • See sap

    • ‘His feet slipped over fallen deadwood and sapless branches that snapped like gunshots as he ran amongst them.’
    • ‘The sapless conducting of Oleg Caetani meant that the performance failed to take fire.’
    • ‘Tirukural 78: Life without love in the heart is like a sapless tree in a barren desert.’
    • ‘As you pity all sapless humans, you must pity and have understanding for the sapless priest.’
    • ‘The Earth, sapless, bore no fruit; the seed lay barren for want of the rain.’

Pronunciation

sapless

/ˈsapləs/