1. Without a name; not having been given a name; as, a nameless star.
2. Undistinguished; not noted or famous.
A nameless dwelling and an unknown name. --Harte.
3. Not known or mentioned by name; anonymous; as, a nameless writer.“Nameless pens.”
4. Unnamable; indescribable; inexpressible.
But what it is, that is not yet known; what
I can not name; 't is nameless woe,I wot. --Shak.
I have a nameless horror of the man. --Hawthorne.
adj : being or having an unknown or unnamed source; "a poem by an
unknown author"; "corporations responsible to nameless
owners"; "an unnamed donor" [syn: unidentified, unknown,