Definition of mindless
1a : marked by a lack of mind or consciousness <a mindless sleep>b (1) : marked by or displaying no use of the powers of the intellect <mindless violence> (2) : requiring little attention or thought; especially : not intellectually challenging or stimulating <mindless work> <a mindless movie>
Examples of mindless in a sentence
The article was a mindless piece of nonsense.
The movie has been criticized for its mindless violence.
a mindless waste of time
He seemed to be completely mindless of the danger he was facing.
She was mindless of her appearance.
Before 12th Century
First Known Use of mindless
before 12th century
MINDLESS Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of mindless for English Language Learners
: having or showing no ability to think, feel, or respond
: showing no use of intelligence or thought : having no purpose
: requiring very little attention or thought
MINDLESS Defined for Kids
Definition of mindless for Students
: using or requiring little attention or thought <mindless work>
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