English adjective: spiritless
|1.||spiritless lacking ardor or vigor or energy|
|Samples||A spiritless reply to criticism.|
|Similar||apathetic, bloodless, dispirited, heartless, listless, thin|
|See also||dull, unenthusiastic|
|Attribute||animation, brio, invigoration, spiritedness, vivification|
|2.||spiritless evidencing little spirit or courage; overly submissive or compliant|
|Samples||Compliant and anxious to suit his opinions of those of others.|
A fine fiery blast against meek conformity.
She looked meek but had the heart of a lion.
Was submissive and subservient.