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nameless

adjective

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1 not named or identified by a name
  • the victim of the crime will remain nameless to protect his privacy
  • those nameless editors who write the synopses for TV shows in the newspaper

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2 beyond the power to describe
  • was seized with a nameless, vague fear that made her seek the companionship of another person

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The first known use of nameless was in the 14th century

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“Nameless.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/nameless. Accessed 9 Aug. 2020.

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