- without intelligence; senseless: a mindless creature.
- unmindful or heedless: mindless of all dangers.
Origin of mindless
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Examples from the Web for mindlessness
Terrified, he at last returns, with relief, to mindlessness.American Dreams: 'Babbitt' by Sinclair Lewis
March 19, 2012
Bethink you, have there not been days, aye and months, in your own life when you would have rejoiced to sleep in mindlessness?She and Allan
H. Rider Haggard
- stupid or careless
- requiring little or no intellectual efforta mindless task
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Word Origin and History for mindlessness
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