painless painless  /ˈpeɪn ləs/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) requiring little hard work or exertion
  2. (adj) not causing physical or psychological pain

Usage(s):

  1. If the movie industry was perforce to be cut off from its theaters, RKO's Howard Hughes wanted to make the operation as painless as possible.
  2. Its painless, and reliable thanks to voice recognition from the brainiacs at VoiceSignal.
  3. It's a painless alternative to traditional menu-planning and a great way to find new recipes and economize at the same time.

News

  1. Laser Pain Management Association Conference In Orlando To Build Global Database and Pain Patient Awareness and ...

    ORLANDO, Fla., June 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --   With more Americans searching for alternatives to using narcotics to manage pain, a group of physicians and therapists using a safe and painless FDA-cleared ...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Biddeford company hosting bone marrow testing event

    BIDDEFORD – Being added to the National Bone Marrow Registry is painless, takes about 15 minutes and can save the lives of those fighting certain diseases, including various types of leukemia.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Sun Chronicle

  3. New from Summit Racing Equipment: Painless Performance Fuel Injection Harnesses

    These new Painless Performance Fuel Injection Harnesses take the hassle out of an EFI conversion. (PRWeb June 17, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10833307.htm
    on June 17, 2013     Source: PRWeb

Quotes

  1. "There is no painless requirement" in the Constitution, Scalia said.
    on Jan 7, 2008 By: Antonin Scalia Source: Guardian Unlimited

  2. "It will be quick and painless, one way or another, and that's probably the best way to do something like this," Schilling said Wednesday.
    on Jan 31, 2007 By: Curt Schilling Source: SI.com

  3. "The simple truth is we have no good choices," Rendell said. "There are no shortcuts out of this crisis, no magic bullets, no painless path out of this morass."
    on Jun 16, 2009 By: Ed Rendell Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

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periphery periphery
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