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Definitions for joyless
ˈdʒɔɪ lɪsjoy·less

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. joylessadjective

    not experiencing or inspiring joy

    "a joyless man"; "a joyless occasion"; "joyless evenings"


  1. joylessadjective

    without joy; unhappy, sad

    Without Joy, my life is joyless!


  1. joyless

    Joyless refers to lacking in happiness, pleasure, or enjoyment; being devoid of joy or cheerfulness. It describes a state or condition characterized by a feeling of sadness or gloominess.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Joylessadjective

    not having joy; not causing joy; unenjoyable

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of joyless in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of joyless in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of joyless in a Sentence

  1. Dorothy L. Sayers:

    The worst sin - perhaps the only sin - passion can commit, is to be joyless.

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