preposition• literary or • humorous
- Without: a picture of Maughan sans specsMore example sentences
- Will we be regretting our single or common law status sans children when we're 40 and are nearing the end of our childbearing days?
- The two-door hatchback car comes sans engine, carburettor, gearbox, radiator and exhaust.
- Because it's 50 miles off the Queensland coast, the water is exceptionally clear, sans coastal runoff and sediment.
Middle English: from Old French sanz, from a variant of Latin sine 'without', influenced by Latin absentia 'in the absence of'.
More definitions of sansDefinition of sans in:
- The US English dictionary