spiritless


spir·it·less

adjective \ˈspir-ət-ləs\

: lacking courage, energy, or cheerfulness

Full Definition of SPIRITLESS

:  lacking animation, cheerfulness, or courage
spir·it·less·ly adverb
spir·it·less·ness noun

Examples of SPIRITLESS

  1. <he was spiritless and depressed for weeks after being fired>

First Known Use of SPIRITLESS

1598

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