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lifeless

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adjective life·less \ˈlīf-ləs\

Simple Definition of lifeless

  • : having no living things

  • : dead or appearing to be dead

  • : lacking spirit, interest, or energy

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of lifeless

  1. :  having no life: a :  dead b :  inanimate c :  lacking qualities expressive of life and vigor :  insipid d :  destitute of living beings

lifelessly

adverb

lifelessness

noun

Examples of lifeless in a sentence

  1. a cold and lifeless landscape

  2. The book's plot was lifeless and predictable.



Before 12th Century

First Known Use of lifeless

before 12th century


LIFELESS Defined for Kids

lifeless

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adjective life·less \ˈlīf-ləs\

Definition of lifeless for Students

  1. 1 :  having no living things <a lifeless planet>

  2. 2 :  dead or appearing to be dead

  3. 3 :  lacking spirit, interest, or energy <a lifeless house>





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