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brainless Explained

brainless at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

adj completely stupid// --What a brainless thing to do!// -- brainlessly adv //

brainless at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

93 Moby Thesaurus words for "brainless":
apish, asinine, batty, befooled, beguiled, besotted, buffoonish,
cockeyed, crazy, credulous, daffy, daft, dazed, dizzy, doting,
dumb, empty-headed, fatuitous, fatuous, featherbrained,
featherheaded, flaky, fluttery, fond, fool, foolheaded, foolish,
frivolous, fuddled, futile, gaga, giddy, giddy-brained,
giddy-headed, giddy-pated, giddy-witted, goofy, gulled, harebrain,
harebrained, headless, idiotic, ignorant, imbecile, inane, inept,
infatuated, insane, insensate, irrational, kooky, lackbrained,
lean-minded, lean-witted, loony, mad, maudlin, mindless, moronic,
nitwitted, not bright, nutty, of little brain, pea-brained,
pin-brained, rattlebrained, rattleheaded, rattlepated, reasonless,
sappy, scatterbrained, scramblebrained, screwy, senseless,
sentimental, shatterbrained, silly, slackminded, slackwitted,
stupid, thoughtless, ungifted, unintellectual, unintelligent,
unreasoning, untalented, unthinking, unwise, unwitty, wacky,
weak-minded, wet, witless

brainless at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

adjective
stupid; not able to think or talk in an intelligent way:
Her husband's colleagues were brainless bores.

Brainless at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Brainless \Brain"less\, a.
Without understanding; silly; thoughtless; witless. --
{Brain"less*ness}, n.

brainless at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

brainless
adj : not using intelligence [syn: {headless}]

brainless at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Etymology

Inter: suffix » brain|less

Adjective

Inter: en-ad » j
  • Inter: not comparabl » e Having no brain.
    1. Inter: comparabl » e Unintelligent, with little common sense.
    2. Inter: quote-book » year=1907|author=Category: w - :Robert W. Chambers|Robert Chambers


    |title=The Younger Set
    |chapter=6|url=http://openlibrary.org/works/OL8127246W
    |passage=“I don't mean all of your friends—only a small proportion—which, however, connects your circle with that deadly, idle, brainless bunch—the insolent chatterers at the opera, the gorged dowagers, … !”

    Translations

    Inter: trans-top » having no brain
    • Bengali: Inter: t- » bn|মস্তিষ্কহীন|tr=môstishkôhin|sc=Beng
    • German: Inter: t- » de|hirnlos
    • Lithuanian: Inter: t- » lt|besmegenis


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Persian: Inter: t- » fa|بی‌مغز|tr=bi-mağz|sc=fa-Arab
  • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|безмозглый|tr=bezmózglyj|sc=Cyrl

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » unintelligent; having little or no common sense
    • Bengali: Inter: t- » bn|মস্তিষ্কহীন|tr=môstishkôhin|sc=Beng
    • Chinese:
    • : Mandarin: Inter: t » cmn|瞎頭子|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|瞎头子|tr=xiātóuzi|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|頭腦|alt=無頭腦的|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|头脑|tr=wútóunǎo de|alt=无头脑的|sc=Hani
    • French: Inter: t- » fr|sans cervelle


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • German: Inter: t+ » de|gedankenlos, Inter: t+ » de|einfältig, Inter: t- » de|hirnlos
  • Japanese: Inter: t- » ja|頭が悪い|tr=あたまがわるい, atama ga warui|sc=Jpan
  • Lithuanian: Inter: t- » lt|besmegenis
  • Persian: Inter: t- » fa|بی‌مغز|tr=bi-mağz|sc=fa-Arab
  • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|безмозглый|tr=bezmózglyj|sc=Cyrl

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Translation: et » brainless
    Translation: ko » brainless
    Translation: io » brainless
    Translation: it » brainless
    Translation: ml » brainless
    Translation: my » brainless
    Translation: nl » brainless
    Translation: ja » brainless
    Translation: pl » brainless
    Translation: fi » brainless
    Translation: ta » brainless
    Translation: te » brainless
    Translation: vi » brainless
    Translation: zh » brainless