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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Groundless  \Ground"less\,  a.  [AS.  grundle['a]s  bottomless.] 
  Without  ground  or  foundation;  wanting  cause  or  reason  for 
  support;  not  authorized;  false;  as  groundless  fear;  a 
  groundless  report  or  assertion.  --  {Ground"less*ly},  adv  -- 
  Ground"less*ness,  n. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  groundless 
  adj  :  without  a  basis  in  reason  or  fact  "baseless  gossip";  "the 
  allegations  proved  groundless";  "idle  fears"; 
  "unfounded  suspicions";  "unwarranted  jealousy"  [syn:  {baseless}, 
  {idle},  {unfounded},  {unwarranted}] 




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