headless

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adjective head·less \ˈhed-ləs\

Definition of headless

  1. 1a :  having no headb :  having the head cut off :  beheaded

  2. 2 :  having no chief

  3. 3 :  lacking good sense or prudence :  foolish

headlessness

noun

Before 12th Century

First Known Use of headless

before 12th century


HEADLESS Defined for English Language Learners

headless

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adjective head·less \ˈhed-ləs\

Definition of headless for English Language Learners

  • : having no head


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