love·​less | \ ˈləv-ləs How to pronounce loveless (audio) \

Definition of loveless

1 : having no love a loveless relationship
2 : not loved

Other Words from loveless

lovelessly adverb
lovelessness noun

Examples of loveless in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web But Inni’s life itself is less convincing, given Ms. Stridsberg’s decision to portray it as completely loveless and miserable. Sam Sacks, WSJ, 14 Jan. 2022 Moreover, for a new dashboard, the integration of the head-up display is loveless. Jens Meiners, Robb Report, 23 July 2021 We have been married for 14 years, the last six of which have been sexless and loveless. Abigail Van Buren, oregonlive, 22 Apr. 2021 You wouldn't be forced to look into his loveless eyes. Amy Dickinson, Star Tribune, 12 Feb. 2021 This warm and fuzzy flick, a Lifetime offering, stars Melissa Joan Hart as the host of a holiday romance podcast who finds hope for her loveless state with a local firefighter played by Jason Priestley. Julie Hinds, Detroit Free Press, 24 Nov. 2020 Getting hitched while either of these planets is tracking backwards is a surefire way to end up in a loveless, sexless union, according to Miller, founder of Astrology Zone. Molly Longman,, 13 May 2020 Something must happen, even loveless slavery, even war or death. TheWeek, 8 Mar. 2020 The Deep Ellum club will have four shows for lovestruck folks and one for the loveless. Shannon Sutlief, Dallas News, 6 Feb. 2020 See More

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First Known Use of loveless

14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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Loveland Pass


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“Loveless.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 May. 2022.

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