After a horrific massacre such as the one in Newtown, Connecticut, the word “senseless” gets a lively airing.
We scream at how senseless the violence seems, how meaninglessness the tragedy.
Courage in the face of senseless, self-imposed danger is the coin the realm.
senseless bureaucracy is part of what spawned the Tea Party.
Now a senseless massacre makes it the cruelest of clichés: the quiet town struck by tragedy.
Leave off these regrets; quit this senseless clay which answers not to your sympathy.
What could have been the cause of this senseless fear, it is impossible to imagine.
To her excited imagination, the boiler was no longer a senseless thing.
And he had laid hands on him and had flung him senseless at the feet of the Man of December!
A deep groan passed through the court, and the unfortunate father fell forward, senseless.