e|mo´tion|less|ness

e|mo´tion|less|ness
e|mo|tion|less «ih MOH shuhn lihs», adjective.
without emotion; devoid of feeling or passion: »

a cold, emotionless attitude.

e|mo´tion|less|ness, noun.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • af|fec´tion|ate|ness — af|fec|tion|ate «uh fehsmh>shuh niht», adjective. 1. having or showing affection; fond; tender: »an affectionate child, an affectionate farewell. The soldier received an affectionate letter from his sister. SYNONYM(S): warm; devoted. 2.… …   Useful english dictionary

  • ex|cep´tion|al|ness — ex|cep|tion|al «ehk SEHP shuh nuhl», adjective. out of the ordinary; unusual: »This warm weather is exceptional for January. That bright little girl is an exceptional student. SYNONYM(S): uncommon, singular, extraordinary. –ex|cep´tion|al|ly,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • ir|ra´tion|al|ness — ir|ra|tion|al «ih RASH uh nuhl, RASH nuhl», adjective, noun. –adj. 1. not rational; contrary to reason; unreasonable; illogical: »It is irrational to be afraid of the number 13. The irrational laws which bad critics have framed for the government …   Useful english dictionary

  • pro|por´tion|ate|ness — pro|por|tion|ate «adjective. pruh PR shuh niht, POHR ; verb. pruh PR shuh nayt, POHR », adjective, verb, at|ed, at|ing. –adj. in the proper proportion; proportioned; proportional: »The money obtained by the fair was really not proportionate to… …   Useful english dictionary

  • ex|pres´sion|less|ness — ex|pres|sion|less «ehk SPREHSH uhn lihs», adjective. without expression: »an expressionless face, an expressionless voice. –ex|pres´sion|less|ly, adverb. –ex|pres´sion|less|ness, noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • mo´tion|less|ly — mo|tion|less «MOH shuhn lihs», adjective. not moving; incapable of motion: »Some sat on horseback, motionless as equestrian statues (Francis Parkman). SYNONYM(S): inert, stationary, still, quiet. –mo´tion|less|ly, adverb. –mo´tion|less|ness, noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • mo|tion|less — «MOH shuhn lihs», adjective. not moving; incapable of motion: »Some sat on horseback, motionless as equestrian statues (Francis Parkman). SYNONYM(S): inert, stationary, still, quiet. –mo´tion|less|ly, adverb. –mo´tion|less|ness, noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • e|mo|tion|less — «ih MOH shuhn lihs», adjective. without emotion; devoid of feeling or passion: »a cold, emotionless attitude. –e|mo´tion|less|ness, noun …   Useful english dictionary

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