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なし
nashi
JLPT N3
Edit  dc
Meaning
without
without a coat on
Edit  dc
Formation
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Phrases
とてもさむいけれど、かのじょはコートなしででかけました。
Although it is very cold, she went out without a coat on
Edit  #3276 tuananh, dc
かのじょはコートなしででかけました
she went out without wearing a coat
Edit  #3283 dc
Discussion and comments
Do you have to add "de" at the end?
Ayumi
で indicates a way something is done. Thus コート無しで means literally "in a coatless fashion". But you don't have to always use で, for example, 名前無し means nameless or anonymous. Also, it's an noun-like suffix, and you use it with の in adjectival context、 like in 名無しの人。

For fun factor, it seems that -無し was the negative suffix in classical Japanese, equivalent of modern-day -ない. So although it's an equivalent of a suffix inflected like i-adjectives (形容詞), it behaves like a noun today.
mathrick
An error crept in, 名前無し there should have really been 名無し.
mathrick