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English adjective: spiritless

1. spiritless lacking ardor or vigor or energy

SamplesA spiritless reply to criticism.

Similarapathetic, bloodless, dispirited, heartless, listless, thin

See alsodull, unenthusiastic

Attributeanimation, brio, invigoration, spiritedness, vivification


2. spiritless evidencing little spirit or courage; overly submissive or compliant

SamplesCompliant 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.




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