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wordless

word·less

wordless

 
pronunciation:
wuhrd lihs
features:
Word Combinations (adjective)
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: without words or speech; silent.
Her gesture was a wordless expression of contempt.
 
synonyms:
mute
definition 2: not expressed or expressible in words; unspoken.
They had a wordless agreement that was never broken.
similar words:
mute, silent, tacit
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derivations: wordlessly (adv.), wordlessness (n.)