Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Medical
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

brainless

play
adjective brain·less \ˈbrān-ləs\

Simple Definition of brainless

  • : very stupid or silly

Full Definition of brainless

  1. :  devoid of intelligence :  stupid <a brainless decision>

brain·less·ly adverb
brain·less·ness noun

Examples of brainless

  1. He thought most of his coworkers were brainless.

  2. The plot of the new movie is brainless and the acting is terrible.



15th Century

First Known Use of brainless

15th century

Rhymes with brainless



Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up brainless? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

February 11, 2016

the holder of an office

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

image33683556

How much does a batman (the Turkish unit of measurement) weigh?

16.96 pounds 100 pounds 2.2 pounds 196.5 pounds
Name That Thing

10 quick questions: hear them, spell them, and see how your skills compare to the crowd.

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ