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.

How to pronounce senseless?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say senseless in sign language?

  1. senseless

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. Collin Wiant:

    Wade and Kathleen, his parents, want to make sure that this lawsuit prevents other families like theirs from losing 18-year-old college kids to senseless behaviors like this which goes on at college campuses around the country, there's no place for it in 2019.

  2. Martin Walsh:

    We will forever remember and honor those who lost their lives and were affected by those senseless acts of violence on our city.

  3. Unknown:

    Practice random kindness and senseless acts of beauty.

  4. Aldous Huxley:

    Art is one of the means whereby man seeks to redeem a life which is experienced as chaotic, senseless, and largely evil.

  5. Hayward Police Chief Diane Urban:

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

Images & Illustrations of senseless

  1. senselesssenselesssenselesssenselesssenseless

Popularity rank by frequency of use

senseless#10000#35057#100000

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

Get even more translations for senseless »

Translation

Find a translation for the senseless definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Український (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Discuss these senseless definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"senseless." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2020. Web. 26 May 2020. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/senseless>.

Are we missing a good definition for senseless? Don't keep it to yourself...

Free, no signup required:

Add to Chrome

Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Free, no signup required:

Add to Firefox

Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for senseless:


Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.