What does the word leafless mean?

    Part of speech: adjective

  • Having no leafage.

Usage examples for leafless

  1. Of course I have not asked whether she showed any care; but that little spot of silence affects me as the sight of a tree remaining leafless in the woods where everything else is turning green. – A Kentucky Cardinal by James Lane Allen
  2. The dusk had fallen, and the stars were coming out in a pure pale blue, over the leafless trees. – Elizabeth's Campaign by Mrs. Humphrey Ward
  3. And then one morning I saw the mother robin giving warning To little bills stuck just above the rim Of that nest which you watched while being built, Near where she sat, upon a leafless limb, With folded wings against an April rain. – Toward the Gulf by Edgar Lee Masters