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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Senseless  \Sense"less\,  a. 
  Destitute  of  deficient  in  or  contrary  to  sense  without 
  sensibility  or  feeling;  unconscious;  stupid;  foolish;  unwise; 
  unreasonable. 
 
  You  blocks,  you  stones,  you  worse  than  senseless 
  things  --Shak. 
 
  The  ears  are  senseless  that  should  give  us  hearing. 
  --Shak. 
 
  The  senseless  grave  feels  not  your  pious  sorrows. 
  --Rowe. 
 
  They  were  a  senseless,  stupid  race.  --Swift. 
 
  They  would  repent  this  their  senseless  perverseness 
  when  it  would  be  too  late.  --Clarendon. 
  ---  {Sense"less*ly},  adv  --  {Sense"less*ness},  n. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  senseless 
  adj  1:  not  marked  by  the  use  of  reason;  "mindless  violence"; 
  "reasonless  hostility";  "a  senseless  act"  [syn:  {mindless}, 
  {reasonless}] 
  2:  unresponsive  to  stimulation;  "he  lay  insensible  where  he  had 
  fallen";  "drugged  and  senseless"  [syn:  {insensible}] 
  3:  lacking  import;  "a  pointless  remark";  "a  life  essentially 
  purposeless";  "senseless  violence"  [syn:  {pointless},  {purposeless}] 
  4:  (of  especially  persons)  lacking  sense  or  understanding  or 
  judgment  [syn:  {nitwitted},  {soft-witted},  {witless}] 




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