[ mahynd-lis ]
/ ˈmaɪnd lɪs /
without intelligence; senseless: a mindless creature.
unmindful or heedless: mindless of all dangers.
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OTHER WORDS FROM mindlessmind·less·ly, adverbmind·less·ness, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for mindlessness
Terrified, he at last returns, with relief, to mindlessness.
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
British Dictionary definitions for mindlessness
/ (ˈmaɪndlɪs) /
stupid or careless
requiring little or no intellectual efforta mindless task
Derived forms of mindlessmindlessly, adverbmindlessness, noun
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