clueless

adjective clue·less \ ˈklü-ləs \
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of clueless

1 : having or providing no clue
  • a clueless case for the police to solve
2 : completely or hopelessly bewildered, unaware, ignorant, or foolish
  • clueless about what they want

Examples of clueless in a Sentence

  1. When it comes to computers, I'm clueless.

  2. They were clueless about what to do.

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First Known Use of clueless

1743


CLUELESS Defined for English Language Learners

clueless

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Definition of clueless for English Language Learners

  • : not having knowledge about something : unable to understand something



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