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adjective harmless pronunciation in British English /ˈhɑː(r)mləs/
  1. 1
    not causing any harm

    Their wrestling was just harmless fun.

    You can hold the snake: it's harmless.

    harmless to:

    Most of these bugs are harmless to us.

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  2. 2
    not likely to upset people or to cause problems

    She seems harmless enough to me.

    Was it harmless flirtation or sexual harassment?

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