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baseless

adjective Having no foundation or support; unfounded; speculative.
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There is hardly a servant-maid in these days who is not better informed than Miss Nancy; yet she had the essential attributes of a lady--high veracity, delicate honour in her dealings, deference to others, and refined personal habits,--and lest these should not suffice to convince grammatical fair ones that her feelings can at all resemble theirs, I will add that she was slightly proud and exacting, and as constant in her affection towards a baseless opinion as towards an erring lover.
He had made, as I have said, to create on the premises the baseless sense of a reprieve, his three absences; and the result of the third was to confirm the after-effect of the second.
She was right, and for their sake, if not for his own, this passion, which could bear no fruit, must be cut off, uprooted, shown to be as visionary and baseless as she had maintained.
"Reader of the books of evil, one more word before I blow away your baseless nightmares for ever.
It was as if Schomberg's baseless gossip had the power to bring about the thing itself or the abstract enmity of Falk could put my ship ashore.
It always appears to me (if this should prove to be a baseless assumption, I shall be pardoned), that Mr Dorrit has been accustomed to exercise influence over the minds of others.'
The chief military spokesperson said that Pakistan Army would take legal action in accordance with the law and Constitution for the baseless allegations leveled by Geo TV against the Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI).
Saluting to the martyrs, who had embraced Shahadat following unprovoked Indian firing, the DG ISPR said that the claim for carrying out surgical strike by India is all absurd, baseless and unfounded.
The move came two weeks after Pakistan recalled its female diplomat from Dhaka after she was accused of unlawful activities, a charge which FO rejected as 'baseless'.
31 ( ANI ): Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Praful Patel on Friday said that their party's stand that they are in alliance with the Congress is very clear and all the rumors about having a talk with the BJP are completely baseless.
QUETTA -- The officials of Provincial Assembly of Balochistan said that the reporter of a private TV channel had apologized to Speaker Balochistan, Raheela Hameed Khan Durrani in written for telecasting a baseless and untrue news.
Islamabad -- The Supreme Court through a press release has clarified that news stories carried by electronic and print media regarding the Supreme Judicial Council is false and baseless.