: having or providing no clue
- a clueless case for the police to solve
: completely or hopelessly bewildered, unaware, ignorant, or foolish
- clueless about what they want
I played dumb. I have arrived at a point in my life where I can perform this stunt with aplomb. "What do you mean?" I asked, as cluelessly as I knew how.
Mowrey is also trying to make a deer hunter of Bentley, whose cluelessness as an outdoors-man is a rich source of amusement to his country-boy crony.