What does joyless mean?

Definitions for joyless
ˈdʒɔɪ lɪsjoy·less

This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word joyless.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. joylessadjective

    not experiencing or inspiring joy

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

Wiktionary

  1. joylessadjective

    without joy; unhappy, sad

    Without Joy, my life is joyless!

ChatGPT

  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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Numerology

  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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