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senseless

sense·less

senseless

 
pronunciation:
sens lihs
features:
Word Parts
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: without sensation; unconscious.
synonyms:
insensible, unconscious
antonyms:
conscious, sensible
similar words:
comatose, insensate, insentient, numb
definition 2: without meaning.
senseless violence
synonyms:
meaningless, pointless, purposeless, stupid
antonyms:
meaningful
similar words:
aimless, cockamamie, empty, groundless, haphazard, inane, irrational, nonsensical, ridiculous, useless
definition 3: without intelligence; foolish; stupid.
a senseless boy
synonyms:
foolish, stupid
antonyms:
intelligent, sensible, wise
similar words:
addlebrained, asinine, crazy, dumb, empty, fatuous, idiotic, imbecile, inane, inept, mindless, rattlebrained, silly, simpleminded, unintelligent, witless
derivations: senselessly (adv.), senselessness (n.)
Word Parts
The word senseless contains the following part:
sens, sent Latin root that means to feel, to perceive