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toothless

(to͞oth′lĭs)
adj.
Lacking teeth.

tooth′less·ly adv.
tooth′less·ness n.
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You must be the gringo on the radio," he shouts toothlessly.
When she had finished her greetings, she would smile toothlessly and make her one request, asking me if I could spare her a half of a kola nut.
Grandma is toothlessly munching her soft vegetables, but those and her wrinkles are the only soft things about her.
I reached out to touch my husband, but instead caught hold of a small hand: a dusky infant boy clinging to his father's back grinned toothlessly at me.
Garish lighting and a camp grotesque tone mark this as Russell's contribution, but the bad-taste satire feels toothlessly broad.
The elderly woman who had instigated the conversation, laden as she was with shopping bags and wearing a tea-cosy hat, turned to me as she toothlessly slurped her cuppa at the neighbouring table in Caffi Cei.
Her brother, a Buddhist monk, was watching a Cambodian soap on the telly and her ageing mother smiled toothlessly from a hammock.
The River Stour rises and sucks toothlessly at the trunks of the willows.
In an era when mere transgression, my friends, has gone toothlessly main-stream--when drag queens are talk show staples and the vicissitudes of camp, via the "gay studies" industry, have acquired academic exchange value--we asked John Waters, the mave of maladjustment; how best to behave badly.