Definitions for headlessˈhɛd lɪs
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not having a head or formed without a head
"the headless horseman"; "brads are headless nails"
not using intelligence
Without a head; decapitated.
How did the headless horseman see to chase Ichabod?
Without a head in the sense of leadership.
Not having a head morpheme or word.
Running without a user interface; specifically, running without a monitor, keyboard, and mouse.
Without a head of foam.
Destitute of understanding or prudence; foolish; rash.
Witless headiness in judging or headless hardiness in condemning. uE000217239uE001 Spenser.
Origin: From Anglo-Saxon, equivalent to .
having no head; beheaded; as, a headless body, neck, or carcass
destitute of a chief or leader
destitute of understanding or prudence; foolish; rash; obstinate
Origin: [AS. hefodles.]
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Man as an individual is a genius. But men in the mass form the Headless Monster, a great, brutish idiot that goes where prodded.
Did this rout make sense ? No, I don't see that. For the last couple of days I have been buying stocks, adding to those that I hold, just because the Shanghai index has dropped back to zero for the year, that doesn't mean that there won't be demand... I think a lot of short-term investors have been running around like headless chickens.
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