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Webster 1913 Edition


Nameless

Name′less

,
Adj.
1.
Without a name; not having been given a name;
as, a
nameless
star
.
Waller.
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.”
Atterbury.
4.
Unnamable; indescribable; inexpressible.
But what it is, that is not yet known; what
I can not name; ’t is
nameless
woe,I wot.
Shakespeare
I have a
nameless
horror of the man.
Hawthorne.

Webster 1828 Edition


Nameless

NAMELESS

,
Adj.
1.
Without a name; not distinguished by an appellation; as a nameless star.
2.
He or that whose name is not known or mentioned.

Definition 2019


nameless

nameless

English

Adjective

nameless (not comparable)

  1. Not having a name; unnamed.
  2. Whose name is unknown; unidentified or obscure.
  3. anonymous
  4. Unable to be described or expressed.

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