Definition of Keyless

1. Adjective. Lacking or not requiring a key. "A keyless lock operated by a series of pushbuttons"

Antonyms: Keyed



Definition of Keyless

1. Adjective. Lacking or not requiring a key ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Keyless

1. being without a key [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Keyless

keyholder
keyholders
keyholding
keyhole
keyhole deformity
keyhole limpet
keyhole limpet hemocyanin
keyhole lympet hemocyanin
keyhole pupil
keyhole saw
keyhole surgery
keyholes
keyholing
keying
keyite
keyless (current term)
keylike
keyline
keylines
keylogger
keyloggers
keylogging
keyman
keymapping
keymappings
keymask
keymasks
keymen
keyness
keynote

Literary usage of Keyless

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1. The watchmakers' hand-book by Claudius Saunier (1881)
"keyless work.—So great a variety of arrangements of the mechanism for winding watches at the pendant is met with at the present day that it would be ..."

2. The Observatory by Royal Astronomical Society (Gran Bretaña), Royal Greenwich Observatory, NASA Astrophysics Data System Abstract Service, Royal astronomical society GB (1899)
"keyless.—Sterling Silver Cases.— "With ^4-Hour J)ial and Seconds Dial.—Hated to keep Sidereal-Time. Every Watch warranted. Sole Manufacturer: C. COOPER. ..."

3. Oxford Loose-leaf Surgery by F. F. Burghard, Allen Buckner Kanavel (1919)
"The gag which I advise is a modification of Sir Thomas Smith's (Fig. 129). FIG. 129. keyless GAG FOR CLEFT-PALATE OPERATIONS. The spikes prevent slipping ..."

4. A Rudimentary Treatise on Clocks and Watches and Bells by Edmund Beckett Grimthorpe (1874)
"keyless WATCHES, &o. A watch may bo made to wind without a key in several ways. One plan is to put a kind of gathering click to the handle knob, ..."

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