Pronunciation of Stainless
/stˈe͡ɪnləs/, /stˈeɪnləs/, /s_t_ˈeɪ_n_l_ə_s/
Antonyms for stainless:
Synonyms for stainless:
Other synonyms and related words:
incorrupt, inoffensive, unmixed, fair, antiseptic, stainless steel, innoxious, uncorrupted, innocuous, sheer, continent, pristine, classical, classic, righteous, chromium steel, unvarnished, unmingled, perfect, harmless, cleanly, squeaky-clean, worthy, unpolluted, mere, unspotted.
not guilty (adjective)
decent, clean, simple, unblemished, unsullied, immaculate, innocent, chaste, primal, foundational, aboriginal, plain, pure, prime, purebred, essential, indivisible, unadorned, virtuous, basic, fundamental, primary, faultless, guiltless, nascent, clear, stark, formative, spotless, bare, undefiled, austere, elemental, elementary, sinless, untainted, blameless, unalloyed, honorable, white, uncluttered, basal, untarnished, monolithic, undiluted, atomic, angelic, irreducible, Simon-pure, unadulterated.
without a stain (adjective)
Sense 1 (noun)
Usage examples for stainless:
- Thelma- that pure white lily of womanhood,- was she to have her stainless life blurred by the trail of such a thing as the Snake? - "Thelma", Marie Corelli.
- Ludlow, with the delicacy of a generous and chivalrous enemy had with his own hands spread the stainless ensign of his country over the remains of the inexperienced but gallant young Frenchman. - "The Water-Witch or, The Skimmer of the Seas", James Fenimore Cooper.
- There was the light of a great hope in her eyes; they could see afar off over the loneliness of the years that were to be, up to the time when she should meet the little brother again, glorified, perfected, stainless! - "The Witness", Grace Livingston Hill Lutz.