Definition of harmlessness noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈhɑːmləsnəs//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈhɑːrmləsnəs//
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  1. 1the quality of being unable or unlikely to cause damage or harm Their job is to reassure people about the harmlessness of the insects.
  2. 2the quality of being unlikely to upset or offend anyone The band's harmlessness has always been part of their charm.