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(of a person) Unconscious,
  1. (of a person) Unconscious
    • - the attack left a policeman beaten senseless
  2. Incapable of sensation
    • - she knocked the glass from the girl's senseless fingers
  3. (esp. of violent or wasteful action) Without discernible meaning or purpose
    • - in Vietnam, I saw the senseless waste of human beings
  4. Lacking common sense; wildly foolish
    • - it was as senseless as crossing Death Valley on foot

  1. mindless: not marked by the use of reason; "mindless violence"; "reasonless hostility"; "a senseless act"
  2. insensible: unresponsive to stimulation; "he lay insensible where he had fallen"; "drugged and senseless"
  3. otiose: serving no useful purpose; having no excuse for being; "otiose lines in a play"; "advice is wasted words"; "a pointless remark"; "a life essentially purposeless"; "senseless violence"
  4. nitwitted: (of especially persons) lacking sense or understanding or judgment
  5. (senselessly) in a meaningless and purposeless manner; "these innocent bystanders were senselessly killed"
  6. (senselessness) inanity: total lack of meaning or ideas
  7. Senseless is a 1998 American romantic comedy film directed by Penelope Spheeris and written by Greg Erb and Craig Mazin. The film stars Marlon Wayans, David Spade, and Matthew Lillard as college students.
  8. Senselessness is the English translation of the 2004 novel Insensatez, originally written in Spanish by Honduran writer Horacio Castellanos Moya. Senselessness was translated by Katherine Silver and published in 2008 by New Directions Publishers. ...
  9. Bereft of feeling or consciousness; deprived of sensation; unconscious; insensible; Lacking meaning or purpose; without common sense; pointless; meaningless; Without consideration, awareness or sound judgement; unreasonable; unwise; stupid