Definition of nameless
- a nameless grave
She left the hotel with a nameless man in a black jacket.
The source for my story prefers to remain nameless.
A top government official, who shall remain nameless, has expressed concern about the decision.
The men were buried there in nameless graves.
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'nameless.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
: having a name that is not known or told
: not having a name
: not marked with a name
What made you want to look up nameless? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).