Examples of brainless in a Sentence
He thought most of his coworkers were brainless.
The plot of the new movie is brainless and the acting is terrible.
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Named for Pirates RF Gregory Polanco, who is to brainless underachieving what Colombia is to cocaine.
For most of us, making coffee is a near-brainless action.
Mark Montgomery’s Agamemnon resembles a young, lightweight Charlton Heston on a Malibu sojourn while Michael Huftile’s Menelaus evokes Bluto, Popeye’s brawny, brainless nemesis reborn as an In-N-Out Burger addict.
They've been called inappropriate, disrespectful, cheap, dumb, brainless, skanky, trampy, strippers and hookers.
Among brainless Manhattan Beach surfer boys and 22-year-old billionaires, defensive emotional driving is a must — slow down for speed bumps, no sharp turns, and for God’s sake keep your eyes on the road.
Especially the first one, which was crude without being brainless, and relentlessly self-referential without pounding the jokes into the ground.
During the era before masks, goaltenders, in particular, had to be fearless — and maybe brainless, too — according to the two-time Stanley Cup-winning goalie Ed Johnston.
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First Known Use of brainless
Synonymsairheaded, birdbrained, bonehead, boneheaded, brain-dead, stupid, bubbleheaded, chuckleheaded, dense, dim, dim-witted, doltish, dopey (also dopy), dorky [slang], dull, dumb, dunderheaded, empty-headed, fatuous, gormless [chiefly British], half-witted, knuckleheaded, lamebrain (or lamebrained), lunkheaded, mindless, oafish, obtuse, opaque, pinheaded, senseless, simple, slow, slow-witted, soft, softheaded, thick, thickheaded, thick-witted, unintelligent, unsmart, vacuous, weak-minded, witless
Antonymsapt, brainy, bright, brilliant, clever, fast, hyperintelligent, intelligent, keen, nimble, quick, quick-witted, sharp, sharp-witted, smart, supersmart, ultrasmart
Related Wordscretinous, feebleminded, simpleminded; boobish, foolish, idiotic (also idiotical), imbecile (or imbecilic), moronic; ignorant, illiterate, lowbrow, uneducated, uninformed, unintellectual, untaught, unthinking; absurd, asinine, balmy, cockeyed, crackpot, crazy, cuckoo, daffy, daft, dippy, dotty, featherheaded, fool, half-baked, harebrained, insane, kooky (also kookie), loony (also looney), lunatic, mad, nonsensical, nutty, preposterous, sappy, screwball, silly, tomfool, unwise, wacky (also whacky), zany; fallacious, illogical, invalid, irrational, unreasonable
Near Antonymsingenious, resourceful; acute, astute, discerning, insightful, keen, knowing, perceptive, percipient, perspicacious, sagacious, sage, sapient, savvy, wise; cerebral, erudite, highbrow, intellectual, knowledgeable, learned, literate, scholarly, thinking, well-read; educated, informed, schooled, skilled, trained; crafty, cunning, foxy, shrewd, wily; judicious, prudent, sane, sensible, sound; logical, rational, reasonable, valid
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