What does senseless mean?

Definitions for senseless
ˈsɛns lɪssense·less

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word senseless.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. mindless, reasonless, senseless(adj)

    not marked by the use of reason

    "mindless violence"; "reasonless hostility"; "a senseless act"

  2. insensible, senseless(adj)

    unresponsive to stimulation

    "he lay insensible where he had fallen"; "drugged and senseless"

  3. otiose, pointless, purposeless, senseless, superfluous, wasted(adj)

    serving no useful purpose; having no excuse for being

    "otiose lines in a play"; "advice is wasted words"; "a pointless remark"; "a life essentially purposeless"; "senseless violence"

  4. nitwitted, senseless, soft-witted, witless(adj)

    (of especially persons) lacking sense or understanding or judgment

Wiktionary

  1. senseless(Adjective)

    Bereft of feeling or consciousness; deprived of sensation; unconscious; insensible.

    The blow to his head rendered him senseless, he didn't awaken until he was in the ambulance.

  2. senseless(Adjective)

    Lacking meaning or purpose; without common sense; pointless; meaningless.

    What a senseless waste of money.

  3. senseless(Adjective)

    Without consideration, awareness or sound judgement; unreasonable; unwise; stupid.

    He took senseless risks, not even aware of the danger he was in.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Senseless(adj)

    destitute of, deficient in, or contrary to, sense; without sensibility or feeling; unconscious; stupid; foolish; unwise; unreasonable

Freebase

  1. Senseless

    Senseless is a 1998 American comedy film directed by Penelope Spheeris and written by Greg Erb and Craig Mazin. The film stars Marlon Wayans, David Spade, and Matthew Lillard as college students.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of senseless in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of senseless in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of senseless in a Sentence

  1. Leo Tolstoy:

    Crude, immoral, vulgar and senseless.

  2. Anonymous:

    Practice random beauty and senseless acts of love.

  3. Hayward Police Chief Diane Urban:

    There's no why, it's an absolutely senseless murder.

  4. Apple CEO Tim Cook:

    It was a senseless, unconscionable act of terrorism.

  5. Unknown:

    Practice random kindness and senseless acts of beauty.

Images & Illustrations of senseless

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Translations for senseless

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • sensencaEsperanto
  • tunnoton, mieletön, tajuton, järjetönFinnish
  • meecheeallaghManx
  • senza capo nè codaItalian
  • bezsensownyPolish
  • absurdo, insensível, inconscientePortuguese
  • бессмысленный, необдуманный, сознание, бесчувственныйRussian

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