Definition of jointless in US English:



  • See joint

    • ‘In his Flora, painted as early as 1518, the nails of the jointless fingers are indicated only where they catch flecks of light.’
    • ‘In place of crisp corners, radiused edges - as in Tokyo Prada - create the illusion of a jointless architecture.’
    • ‘As she bourrées on pointe, her jointless yet oddly articulate upper limbs delicately caress the air, forming looping undulations and crisscrossing patterns.’
    • ‘What we do have here is a rather queer looking creature with a faceless Charlie Brown head, duck legs, two jointless yet pliable arms, and tentacles.’