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.
adj 1: not marked by the use of reason; "mindless violence";
"reasonless hostility"; "a senseless act" [syn: mindless,
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]