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lifeless

(Dead), adjective abrogated, annihilated, annulled, at rest, bereft of life, breathless, cadaveric, canceled, deceased, defunct, demised, departed, dessitute of life, devoid of life, ended, exanimate, exanimus, expired, extinct, gone, impercipient, inanimate, insensate, insensient, irrecoverable, late, null, passed away, passed on, perished, pulseless, quashed, repealed, unanimated, unfeeling, unrevived, void, without life

lifeless

(Dull), adjective apathetic, arid, banal, barren, benumbing, boring, characterless, colorless, commonplace, deactivated, deadened, debilitated, dismal, dormant, dreary, dronish, dry, empty, exsanguis, feeble, flat, frigidus, hebetudinous, inactive, indolent, inert, inexcitable, insensible, insipid, insulse, lackadaisical, lackluster, laggard, languid, languourness, lazy, leaden, lethargic, lethargical, listless, lumpish, lusterless, monotonous, oscitant, passive, phlegmatic, pococurante, producing boredom, producing ennui, prosaic, quiescent, quiet, slothful, sluggish, somber, spiritless, stagnant, stale, stodgy, stupefied, supine, tame, tedious, tired, tiresome, torpescent, torpid, trite, unaroused, uncaptivating, unenlivened, unentertaining, unenthusiastic, unfeeling, unfertile, unimaginative, unimpassioned, uninspired, uninspiring, uninventive, unlively, unoriginal, unresponsive, unsparkling, unspirited, unvivid, usual, vapid, vegatating, vegetative, weak, wearisome, wearying
See also: dead, deceased, defunct, languid, mediocre, otiose, pedestrian, phlegmatic, ponderous, stagnant, torpid
References in periodicals archive ?
Even sequences that blindly rehash portions from the original ( and there are quite a lot of them here) seem lifelessly lost in translation.
Chandigarh, April 28 -- Stooping lifelessly, Sukhwinder Singh, 29, curses the day he first touched heroin.
Butler chews lifelessly on every cliched line, while Foxx, as the crusading man of the law who must stop him, is just plain lifeless.
Butler chews lifelessly on every line, while Foxx, as the crusading man of the law , is just plain lifeless.
He chews lifelessly on every cliched line, while Jamie Foxx, as the crusading man of the law who must stop him, is just plain lifeless.
Desperate attempts to revive an American tourist proved fruitless after she was found floating lifelessly while swimming with dolphins in the Marlborough Sounds.
But as for you, ye carrion rogues" turning to the three men in the rigging--'for you, I mean to mince ye up for the try-pots;' and, seizing a rope, he applied it with all his might to the backs of the two traitors, till they yelled no more, but lifelessly hung their heads sideways, as the two crucified thieves are drawn.
While eating a piece of meat, the man collapsed lifelessly.
She recalls vividly the episode in which she and her siblings discover the body of a man beaten by the Burmese army floating lifelessly in the river where she played.
It is interesting that, in this cartoon, we directly encounter Nazi leaders like Goring and Hitler, while in Der Fuehrer's Face Hitler is represented only in portraits or as a disembodied, lifelessly floating face.
She hangs around their house, though she still spends most of her time falling asleep or dragging lifelessly about.
The tears flow, as our tongues hang lifelessly in mute supplication and the pain penetrates with unbearable anguish.