adjective. not having a tail.
- -less (English)
- -leas (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
- tail (English)
- tail (Middle English (1100-1500))
Example sentences of the word tailless
It might be hard to look at a tailless fish, but unless you see fin rot, the best course of action is to let a fish heal on his own.
2. Noun, singular or mass
The true tailless rats have modified vertebrae and a noticeable dimple where a tail would normally come out.
3. Verb, base form
Sometimes referred to as "cavies," guinea pigs may be the most thought of when it comes to tailless rodents.