SYNONYMS FOR lifeless
Related formslife·less·ly, adverblife·less·ness, noun
Examples from the Web for lifeless
As a person in Iraq, you learn from an early age how to become “lifeless” – absolutely numb with no feelings whatsoever.
As if, after all the above, one would want anything that reeked of lifeless imitation.How Horst Captured Dietrich, Rita Hayworth, and Vivien Leigh—and Changed Fashion Photography|Patrick Strudwick|September 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In that image too, a young boy stands only feet from a lifeless corpse bound to a cross and publicly displayed.Islamic Extremists Now Crucifying People in Syria—and Tweeting Out the Pictures|Jacob Siegel|April 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But Madiba himself strongly resisted such a lifeless portrait.Full Text of President Obama's Eulogy for Nelson Mandela|The Daily Beast|December 10, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Villagers remember also the image of a mother and daughter, who died holding onto one another in a “lifeless embrace.”Six Key Parts of a New Report That May Change Your View on Drones|Abby Haglage|October 22, 2013|DAILY BEAST
It is to be found in the hopeless, faithless, lifeless members of our own organization.
Bridget B. claimed retrospectively that she felt dead or drugged, that her limbs were lifeless, she felt as if she had lockjaw.Benign Stupors|August Hoch
I held her lifeless body clasped in my arms, as if I hoped by my caresses to recall her to life; but, alas!Adventures in the Philippine Islands|Paul P. de La Gironire
Carbon, hydrogen, oxygen and nitrogen are all lifeless bodies.Lay Sermons, Addresses and Reviews|Thomas Henry Huxley
Here he suddenly felt the toneless; he had the feeling one might have on looking at a deep-sea fish: it is lifeless, toneless.The Goose Man|Jacob Wassermann